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Elon Musk completes purchase of Twitter, fires CEO

Editor’s note (October 28, 2022): This story is developing… Elon Musk has completed his multibillion dollar purchase of Twitter, reports The New York Times. Musk addressed the sale by posting to the social media platform late last night. The news comes after a months’ long saga filled with promises, teases , reversals, and legal threats […]

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter (again)

According to Bloomberg, Washington Post, and NBC, Elon Musk has decided to reverse course, and is offering to move forward with his acquisition of Twitter at his original $44 billion offer of $54.20 per share. The move comes after months of backtracking attempts from Musk, during which time the CEO of both Tesla and SpaceX […]

Whistleblower tells Congress that Twitter has a spy problem

A respected longtime figure within the hacking and infosec communities testified in front of Congress yesterday on a number of grave whistleblower complaints filed against his former employer, Twitter. Among other damning issues, Peiter Zatko (known as “Mudge” in the cybersecurity world), who was Twitter’s security lead from July 2020 to January 2022 , claimed […]