Twitter hack: Staff tricked by phone spear-phishing scam

Twitter hack: Staff tricked by phone spear-phishing scam

. Reuters The unprecedented hacking of celebrity Twitter accounts this month was caused by human error and a spear-phishing attack on Twitter employees, the company has confirmed. Spear-phishing is a targeted attack designed to trick people into handing out information such as passwords. Twitter said its staff were targeted through their phones. The successful attempt […]