Global  

Hackers tweet racial slurs from Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account

CBS News Friday, 30 August 2019
The hacked tweets included sexist, racist and anti-Semitic comments, as well as bomb threats
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Wochit - Published
News video: Hackers Took Over Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s Account

Hackers Took Over Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s Account 00:35

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account was compromised on Friday by a group of hackers. The hackers, who call themselves the Chuckling Squad, got into Dorsey’s account and posted offensive messages. According to Digital Trends, numerous messages were tweeted before Twitter took back...

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey American internet computer software executive and CEO of Twitter and Square

Rihanna and Twitter boss Jack Dorsey donate $15 million toward mental health services [Video]

Rihanna and Twitter boss Jack Dorsey donate $15 million toward mental health services

Rihanna and Twitter boss Jack Dorsey have donated $15 million dollars toward mental health services. Riri’s pledge is a joint venture between her nonprofit, The Clara Lionel Foundation, and the social media mogul's #StartSmall initiative, and will help fund mental health services amid the ongoing social unrest and the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO    Duration: 00:54Published
Rihanna and Jack Dorsey donate $15m to mental health services [Video]

Rihanna and Jack Dorsey donate $15m to mental health services

Rihanna and Jack Dorsey are donating $15 million to mental health services in Chicago and Newark amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: Bang Media World    Duration: 02:05Published
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Asked Public To Leave His Employees Alone [Video]

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Asked Public To Leave His Employees Alone

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responded to criticism over adding fact-checking labels to the president’s tweets. According to Business Insider, Twitter tagged mail-in ballots tweets as something that needed to be checked. Dorsey said he’s “ultimately accountable” for Twitter’s actions and asked the public to “leave our employees out of this.” He said: "We'll continue to point out incorrect or disputed information about elections globally.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:32Published
Gal Gadot's New Apple TV+ Series, 'The Simpsons' Delivered in 4:3 Aspect Ratio on Disney+ & More | THR News [Video]

Gal Gadot's New Apple TV+ Series, 'The Simpsons' Delivered in 4:3 Aspect Ratio on Disney+ & More | THR News

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is firing back at President Donald Trump, Gal Gadot has a new series coming to Apple TV+ and all is right in the world again! And get ready, 'The Simpsons' is back to its proper aspect ratio on Disney+.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter    Duration: 02:06Published
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Responds to Fact Check of Trump's Tweets | THR New [Video]

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Responds to Fact Check of Trump's Tweets | THR New

Jack Dorsey tweeted in reaction to White House accusations of political bias after a pair of the president's tweets were flagged for being misleading.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter    Duration: 01:32Published

Related videos from verified sources

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account hacked [Video]

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account hacked

The account of Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers.

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:50Published
Report: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Hacked [Video]

Report: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Hacked

Jack Dorsey's Twitter account was reportedly hacked.

Credit: Geo Beats     Duration: 00:39Published

Related news from verified sources

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account hacked, becomes victim of SIM jacking

Even Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is not safe from hackers. On Saturday, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jack Dorsey’s account was hacked. After gaining control,...
BGR India

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account hacked

The account of Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words...
Reuters

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account hacked

Hackers took over the Twitter account of Twitter’s chief executive, Jack Dorsey, on Friday and used the account to broadcast a string of racist messages and...
bizjournals


Tweets about this