Jul 17, 2020
Today on the Brief:
Today’s main discussion: The Great Twitter Hack, feat. Dr. Tom Robinson, chief scientist and co-founder of Elliptic
Wednesday, at around 2:15 p.m. EDT, prominent Crypto Twitter accounts started sharing a similar message about a bitcoin giveaway. A couple of hours later, Elon Musk and Bill Gates were saying they were feeling generous and wanting to give bitcoin away. A couple more hours and every verified blue check mark account on Twitter was taken down.
It was an attack with massive implications, if not much monetary gain.
On this episode NLW breaks down:
Expert commentary provided by Dr. Tom Robinson. Find our guest online: