Recap: Several higher-profile Twitter accounts, such as Barrack Obama, Bill Gates, Joe Biden, Apple, and other folks, have been hacked to facilitate a Bitcoin scam. The fake tweets claimed that donations deposited into a Bitcoin account would be matched dollar-for-dollar and would go to charities supporting Covid-19 efforts.
Last month, 17-year-old Graham Ivan Clark was arrested in connection with highjacking more than 100 Twitter accounts. Additional particulars have emerged, displaying that the teen has a history and reputation of scamming other folks on the net. Some of Clark’s buddies told the New York Times that he would regularly “sell” Minecraft products to other players, collecting their funds but under no circumstances relinquishing the goods.