BBC Sport in Rugby World Cup Twitter spam slip-up

Graham Cluley

A compromised Twitter account has resulted in the embarrassing broadcast of a spam message via the BBC’s website.

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Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.
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