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Jan 25, 2017
More than 350,000 fake accounts are lying dormant on TwitterA scientist has stumbled upon a massive network of fake Twitter accounts - with the largest consisting of over 350,000 profiles - which may have been used to forge number of followers, send spam and boost interest in trending topics.
Dec 01, 2016
Fake Twitter handles for Pakistani missions in Washington and New York dupe a few media outletsFake twitter accounts of Pakistani officials and ambassador made false and sensational claims; few media oultlets produced reports based on false tweets.
Nov 01, 2012
Key Indian websites shut down briefly after cyber attackThe websites, maintained by the National Informatics Centre (NIC), were victims of cyber attacks believed to have been carried out by group called SanFour25.
Oct 11, 2012
PMO's hacked email account sends distress emailsThe email account that belongs to the Press Information Bureau (PIB) that handles all the communication between...
Aug 25, 2012
Twitter account of IT & Communications minister suspendedTwitter account belonging to the Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology, Milind Deora (@milinddeora) has been suspended...
Aug 23, 2012
Twitter agrees to block fake PMO accountsTwitter has agreed to block all fake accounts having resemblance to the Prime Minister's official account - PMOIndia...
Aug 22, 2012
Six Twitter accounts resembling PMO's official account blockedSix Twitter accounts having resemblance to the Prime Minister's official account - PMOIndia, have reportedly been shut down after...