NY watchdog attacks Twitter over jarringly easy Bitcoin scam hack

The New York Department of Financial Services DFS has named on the government to methodize collective media giants in response to Julys dramatic Bitcoin-themed Twitter hack.

“Given that Twitter is a publicly traded_ $37 billion technology company_ it was surprising how easily the [h]ackers were able to pierce Twitters network and gain approach to inner tools allowing them to take over any Twitter users account_” said the DFS in a report published Wednesday.