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Twitter reacts: urges for calm while thanking users for their patience

It will be recalled that the twitter handles of some high profile personalities was compromised yesterday; that of Twitter's customer care : twitter support was also not spared in what came as a shock to many. Twitter has since released a statement urging for calm as she looks into the details of the sad incident. meanwhile during the course of the investigation, the activities carried out on the social media giant will be hampered I'm the following ways; user may be unable to Tweet or reset your password while investigations is being carried out with the view address this .the ability to Tweet, reset your password, and some other account functionalities shall be continually limited while this is ongoing and also, the owners of the affected twitter handles will not have access to their accounts until twitter is sure that she can guarantee their safety on social media. On what she things was the cause, they noted what they believe to be a coordinated social engineering attack by people who successfully targeted some of our employees with access to internal systems and tools.We know they used this access to take control of many highly-visible (including verified) accounts and Tweet on their behalf. Meanwhile, access to internal systems and tools have since been limited

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