Hackers gained access to the Twitter accounts of Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and many others on Wednesday evening in an apparent cryptocurrency giveaway scam. Other accounts including Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Apple, Uber, and Square’s CashApp were also hacked.
Twitter Support account said that the hacking of several high-profile accounts was a “coordinated social engineering attack by people who successfully targeted some of our employees with access to internal systems and tools.”
Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, stated that his team mates were working hard to make things right, and will will share everything they can when they have a more complete understanding of exactly what happened.
Below are tweets posted from the various twitter accounts hacked;