Twitter plays cat-and-mouse with hackers of the Syrian Electronic Army

Twitter's security team appears to be playing whack-a-mole with a group of hackers who have made a name for themselves hijacking the accounts of high profile media organisations.
The Syrian Electronic Army has, in recent weeks, broken into the Twitter accounts belonging to NPR, the BBC, and others.
Most recently, the group has hacked accounts belonging to CBS and posted fraudulent messages to the @60Minutes and @CBSDenver accounts.

By Graham Cluley
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