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Twitter Introduces 2-Factor Authentication To Protect Accounts From Hackers

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 05.31.2013 | Technology

Twitter unveiled a new security feature on Wednesday to combat a recent spate of high-profile hacks of user accounts. The feature, known as two-fac...

The Real Problem With the Twitter HackCrash

Mark Cuban | Posted 07.02.2013 | Business
Mark Cuban

Billions of dollars are being invested to make trading without humans faster, cheaper, smarter. The problem is that no matter how smart you make machines, they will never be smart enough in our lifetime to detect all levels of deceit and fraud. Particularly online.

Gerry Smith

Companies That Get Hacked Should Be Fined, Regulator Says | Gerry Smith | Posted 04.25.2013 | Technology

In the wake of a brief stock market crash caused by hackers sending out a false tweet from the Associated Press' Twitter account, companies who fail t...

AP Twitter Account Restored After Hack

Posted 04.24.2013 | Media

The Associated Press' Twitter account was restored on Wednesday after being it was hacked on Tuesday and briefly suspended. The news organization ...

Gerry Smith

Syrian Hacker Collective Takes Responsibility For AP Twitter Hack | Gerry Smith | Posted 04.23.2013 | Technology

A hacker group calling itself the Syrian Electronic Army took credit for hacking the Twitter account of the Associated Press Tuesday and sending out a...

It's Time For Twitter To Implement Two-Step Verification

Craig Kanalley | Posted 06.23.2013 | Technology
Craig Kanalley

Two-step authentication: I'll admit it can sometimes be annoying from the user perspective. But the peace of mind of the added security outweighs that. It's time for Twitter to implement it.

The @AP Hack Could Have Been Worse

Posted 04.23.2013 | Comedy

The Associated Press' twitter account was hacked Tuesday afternoon by, thus far, unknown entities who managed to send out an erroneous tweet about bom...

Stocks Plunge On Fake AP Tweet

Posted 04.23.2013 | Business

Stocks plunged for a few minutes Tuesday after the Associated Press sent out a tweet claiming there was an explosion at the White House. The tweet was...

AP Twitter Account Hacked

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro and Katherine Fung | Posted 04.23.2013 | Media

The Associated Press' Twitter account was hacked on Tuesday. Moments later, the Syrian Electronic Army claimed responsibility for the attack. Just...