Category Archives: Social Networks

Detecting the Skype Twitter Compromise

On January 1, 2014 Microsoft-owned Skype added itself to the list of high-profile Twitter compromised accounts. The company’s Twitter account posted the following tweet: As it can be seen, the tweet was even “signed” by the #SEA hashtag, which stands … Continue reading

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Poultry Markets: On the Underground Economy of Twitter Followers

Twitter has become such an important medium that companies and celebrities use it extensively to reach their customers and their fans. Nowadays, creating a large and engaged network of followers can determine the difference between succeeding and failing in marketing. However, creating such … Continue reading

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