August 9, 2022

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Twitter and Youtube accounts of the UK Military breached

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The UK Military has introduced it’s investigating after its Twitter and YouTube accounts had been...

The UK Military has introduced it’s investigating after its Twitter and YouTube accounts had been hacked.

Movies on cryptocurrency utilizing photos of billionaire Elon Musk appeared on the YouTube channel with their Twitter feed having a Retweet of a number of posts associated to NFTs – a sort of digital art work for funding.

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A spokesperson for the Military added: “While now we have now resolved the difficulty, an investigation is ongoing, and it will be inappropriate to remark additional.”

The British Military confirmed the “breach”, saying it took info safety “extraordinarily critically” and was resolving the difficulty with each accounts now restored.

It’s unclear who’s behind the hacking incidents, which additionally noticed the accounts renamed.

At one stage, the Twitter account identify was modified to Bapesclan, accompanied by a profile image that includes an ape-like cartoon determine with make-up mimicking a clown.

By Sunday night, the account had been restored to regular.

Supply: BBC.com

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