Promoted Tweets

Vile troll uses Twitter ads to urge transgender people to commit suicide

Shouldn’t Twitter do more to police promoted tweets, or could anyone buy a series of Twitter ads to spit out bile and hatred to thousands of others?

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Gleeonsky – first UK Promoted Tweets exploited by spammers

Surprise surprise.

Within minutes of Twitter announcing that UK brands can now target British Twitter users with promoted tweets and trends, spammers are also jumping on the bandwagon.