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Twitter hack: Florida teenager arrested

BBC News Friday, 31 July 2020 ()
A teenager has been arrested over the hijacking of high-profile Twitter accounts in the US.
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A Florida teen is facing 30 felony charges for scamming people across America, and perpetrating the “Bit-Con” hack of prominent Twitter accounts including Bill Gates, Barack Obama, and Elon Musk. Katie Johnston reports.

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