Twitter Account of Olympics, IOC Account Hacked through Third-Party Platform.



The official Twitter account of the Olympics and the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) media Twitter account had been hacked and temporarily locked on Saturday. 
There is no many details is available about this case but the account was hacked through a third-party platform, a person for the social media platform through an emailed statement.  
“As soon as we were made aware of the issue, we locked the compromised accounts and are working closely with our partners to restore them,” the Twitter spokesperson said.
There are several cases of hacking the Twitter account of many famous celebrities that have been reported in the past year and this year. Why hacker is hacking a Twitter account and how it is easy for them to hack a Twitter account. Twitter was down for many users globally and users are facing problems in loading their home page and timelines.
Last month, the Twitter account of several US National Football League (NFL) teams got hacked. The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs were also in the list of the hacked Twitter account and all this happened just a few days ahead of the Super Bowl.
And the Twitter account of many Facebook officials also gets briefly compromised this month. Now the question, why there are so many cases of hacking Twitter account and is Twitter is easy to hack?
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