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President Donald Trump’s tweets can create international rifts

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Written by Kamil Arli

The USA Today is reporting that Trump’s Twitter profile sparks new concerns on hacking risk

President Donald Trump’s tweets can move markets and create international rifts.

ARE THEY TOO EASILY IN DANGER OF GETTING HACKED?

Worries that his continued use of his personal Android smartphone had been simmering for weeks, as his popular @realdonaldtrump personal handle appeared to continue to send out blasts from that phone.

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Then on Thursday, the latest revelation: some keen Twitter users observed he had linked the official @potus (President of the United States) Twitter account to what appeared to be the personal Gmail account of White House social media director Dan Scavino.

THIS WAS ORIGINALLY FOUND BY A HACKER TWO TWEETS UNDER THE NAME OF…

This was originally found by a hacker who tweets under the name of @WauchulaGhost and also reported by TV Guide managing editor, Alex Zalben.

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The connection was discovered through a security feature of Twitter accounts. A user who has forgotten his or her password can have the code resent through a link send to the email address associated with the account.

When @WauchulaGhost and Zalben tried the reset, they  got a message showing the email as [email protected]

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Kamil Arli

Editor of DigitalReview.co. Digital Media Consultant

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