Term archive for "social media hacking"

Cracking the Hack: A Guide to Hacking Your Own Social Media


As the use of social media by brands increase so do the instances of hacking. We’ve written several pieces about bouncing back after your company’s social media is hacked. But what if the “hacking” is intentional? On Sunday July 21st, Chipotle published a series of confusing tweets, making it appear that someone had gained access… Continue Reading »

Security on Twitter

140 Character Catastrophe: AP Hack Highlights The Need For Twitter Security


1.9 million people heard the story from Twitter first. The Associated Press (AP), one of the most respected news sources on the planet, was reporting that there had been two explosions at the White House, and that President Barack Obama had been injured. The good news: the Tweet was fake, entirely a hacker’s creation. The… Continue Reading »