Twitter users are being actively targeted with DMs falsely announcing Twitter's decision to start charging its use, warns the pair behind the @TweerSmarter account.
A double threat has been aimed at Twitter users as Direct Messages carrying a Facebook link and the question "what on earth could you be doing in our movie?" are currently doing rounds.
PandaLabs detected a new Twitter spam campaign that may compromise user security.
In September, GFI threat researchers documented a number of cybercrime campaigns directed at users of various social networking sites including direct message spam on Twitter and a phony Pinterest application.
The hijacking of the Twitter account that belongs to user Daniel Dennis Jones and his subsequent investigation into the matter has revealed a Twitter security weakness that makes it easy for hackers to do the same to all users that employ short and uninventive passwords, reports BuzzFeed.
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