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@jack pwned .

     
10:09 am on Sep 1, 2019 (gmt 0)

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The official Twitter account of Jack Dorsey, the co-founder of the social media platform, was hacked on Friday.
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This is embarrassing! Whew!
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11:28 am on Sept 2, 2019 (gmt 0)

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According to the reports, it wasn't twitter that was hacked, but it was a human allowing a simswap.
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Heh heh! Still embarrassing! The hacker hacked a human instead of an algo/system. :)
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Yes, this is a weak link, and it's quite serious as more and more security is placed on a phone number.

Simswaps have become a problem over recent years with bad actors persuading humans they are the genuine owner of the phone number.