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Twitter's first full day under Elon Musk is here, and the mood has already shifted

Twitter’s first full day under Elon Musk is here, and the mood has already shifted

Elon Musk set the tone for his first full day as head of Twitter with a response to @catturd2. The account, a well-followed one that has repeatedly pushed false election fraud claims and was retweeted by former President Donald Trump, tweeted at Musk on Thursday night that he continued to lose followers and was having …

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Wrong place, wrong time: How things went so badly for Twitter's new CEO so quickly |  CNN Business

Wrong place, wrong time: How things went so badly for Twitter’s new CEO so quickly | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — When Parag Agrawal took over as Twitter’s CEO last November following co-founder Jack Dorsey’s surprise resignation from the role, he was little known outside the company. Ten months later, Agrawal has featured prominently in a whistleblower disclosure, been rebuked by name in a Congressional hearing and fielded criticism from the …

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Twitter's whistleblower goes to Congress to warn of global security threats

Twitter’s whistleblower goes to Congress to warn of global security threats

Lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee are expected to question Zatko on his claims that Twitter has undisclosed security and privacy vulnerabilities that could threaten users, investors and even US national security. What Zatko says during Tuesday’s hearing could lay the groundwork for deeper probes by Congress, federal regulators and law enforcement officials. His testimony …

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Twitter's former security chief says the company lied about bots and safety

Twitter’s former security chief says the company lied about bots and safety

Twitter has hidden negligent security practices, misled federal regulators about its safety, and failed to properly estimate the number of bots on its platform, according to testimony from the company’s former head of security, the legendary hacker-turned-cybersecurity-expert Peiter “Mudge Zatko. The explosive allegations could have huge consequences, including federal fines and the potential unraveling of …

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Elon Musk's legal team has publicly filed its official response to Twitter's lawsuit  CNN Business

Elon Musk’s legal team has publicly filed its official response to Twitter’s lawsuit CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk’s legal team on Friday made public its official response to Twitter’s lawsuit attempting to force him to complete their $44 billion acquisition deal. In the answer to Twitter’s complaint, which includes counter-claims against the company, Musk’s team attempts to refute the company’s allegations that the Tesla CEO is …

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The best burns Twitter's lawyers deployed to deny Elon Musk's claims

The best burns Twitter’s lawyers deployed to deny Elon Musk’s claims

So I don’t know entirely what’s in Elon Musk’s counterclaims against Twitter — they are still under seal — but I did get an inkling today, when Twitter dropped its response. It’s spicy! Rather than let Musk get his complaints out first, Twitter went ahead and released a blow-by-blow response, the better with which to …

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