Tweets appeared urging followers to make donations to "PM National Relief Fund for COVID-19" through cryptocurrency.
Cyble had claimed the hacker group had also demanded ransom, as it had got unrestricted access to the firm's database. We are actively investigating the situation.
Twitter, in an email to news agency Reuters, said that it has taken "steps to secure the compromised account" and is "actively investigating" the situation.
Twitter said at this time there is no indication or evidence of any correlation between this account compromise and the incident that took place in July.
A series of tweets were sent from the account asking followers to donate cryptocurrency to a relief fund.
The tweets were taken down by Twitter. "At this time, we are not aware of additional accounts being impacted", a Twitter spokeswoman said.
This is the latest high-profile security breach after similar attacks in July on United States presidential hopeful Joe Biden and Tesla founder Elon Musk.
The account, with over 2.5 million followers, is the official Twitter handle for Modi's personal website and the Narendra Modi mobile application.
Attackers were able to bypass the accounts' security because they had gained access to Twitter's own internal administration tools.
This comes after several Twitter accounts of prominent personalities were hacked in July. Handles belonging to former USA president Barack Obama, 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Microsoft founder Bill Gates, among others, each sent out tweets requesting Bitcoin donations, racking up more than $100,000 for the hackers. Besides this, accounts of celebrities Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian West, were also breached.
The Parisians picked up a third successive league title in April after the French football authorities chose to cancel the season. Neymar later posted a picture on Instagram showing him and his son grinning, with the caption: "Thank you for your messages".
One possible explanation includes the collision of smaller black holes in an area so small these collisions happen by chance. GW190521, as the colossal event has been named, is the most massive black hole collision we've ever directly detected.
Just after 10 p.m., Kennedy staffers informed reporters that the congressman had called the senator and conceded. Elizabeth Warren , the other senator from MA and another top progressive, also backed Markey.
The use of a Novichok agent would greatly bolster evidence that Navalny's poisoning was carried out by Russian state agencies. Navalny's allies have also accused Russian authorities of delaying his transfer out of the country after the poisoning.
Facebook stated that Apple cited an App Store rule which bars developers from showing "irrelevant" information to users. The Cupertino tech giant on Friday followed through with a promise to shut down Epic's developer account on august 28.
Any gathering attendees are asked to contact the NVHA clinic and if symptoms develop, to immediately self-isolate. In total, eight long-term care or assisted-living facilities and two acute-care facilities have active outbreaks.
Kerber won the 2016 US Open but lost in the first round a year ago . "So I can see success for myself, and finally I won a match". She won the third set, 6-4. 2016 victor Angelique Kerber made her post-hiatus debut with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Ajla Tomljanovic .
We all thought that Depp was hitting her but it turns out Heard wasn't completely innocent either as she also hit the actor. Depp argues through his lawyers that the Covid-19 pandemic caused delays in production over which he has no control.
In terms of the plot to No Time To Die , there's not much new to pick apart from these quick glimpses of espionage and spectacle. Cary Joji Fukunaga directs from a script he co-wrote with Neal Purvis , Robert Wade , and Phoebe Waller-Bridge.
The dollar index dropped to a more than two-year low against its rivals, making gold cheaper for holders of other currencies. However, these gains were muted by the strong USA manufacturing data which was seen to push up the global risk sentiment.
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