In a move that will excite McRib lovers the world over, the official Burger King Twitter account announced this morning that the company had been sold to McDonald's as a result of persistent drug-use by Burger King employees.
Although Twitter is looking for an engineer to implement two-factor authentication for its users, it still won't prevent a repeat of the recent attack that saw 250,000 users exposed, according to OneID founder Steve Kirsch.
L33tdawg: The competition officially started yesterday and ends on the 8th of March at 13:37 CET. Winners will be announced on the 11th of March via @HITBSecConf on Twitter. Good luck and hopefully we'll see you in Amsterdam! :)
Hack In The Box launched the #HITB1337Giveaway - A Twitter based competition that will see one lucky winner not only walk away with a VIP ticket to the triple track hacker conference in April but also $1337 to help with travel expenses.
American Express is rolling out a new service on Twitter that lets card holders make purchases on the social network through specialized tweets.
Dubbed "Amex Sync," the technology integration will allow Amex users who sync their cards with Twitter to buy products just by including special hashtags. It launched on Monday with an offer for discounted Amex gift cards and will expand to include a range of physical products from companies including Amazon, Sony, Urban Zen and Microsoft's Xbox business.
Sophisticated cyber-attackers may have gained access to password, usernames and other information, which prompted Twitter to unilaterally reset the passwords of 250,000 subscribers to the social network.
Twitter was forced to reset the passwords of 250,000 of its users after it discovered that hackers breached the social network's security.