Cybercrime has increased a lot these days thanks to the raging COVID-19 pandemic. Now Congress leader and actor Shatrughan Sinha is facing the brunt as his Twitter account has been allegedly hacked by cyber criminals. The name of his account was changed to ‘Elon Musk’. Apart from this, they have also changed the display profile picture of the rocket launch with its picture.
But it seems the hackers did not change the password as Sinha had recently tweeted about his party colleague Shashi Tharoor, who was unaware of the change in his profile.
In a tweet posted two hours ago, Sinha said, “What a wonderful conversation between two popular, respected, accepted, capable, politicians! Interacting with shrewd, intellectual genius Shashi Tharoor and outspoken, courageous, outspoken TMC leader Mouhua Moitra at [email protected] They talk about how times, democracies etc have changed over the years. Your feedback and comments are welcome. Jai Hind! A can’t miss interview!”
It is also unclear whether Sinha has access to his account. Recently, Sinha had quit BJP to join Congress in April 2019 and even contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections on a party ticket against BJP’s Ravi Shankar Prasad from Patna Sahib constituency in Bihar. Was.
It is important to note that this is not the first time a celebrity has faced such attacks as the Twitter account of BJP leader Khushboo Sundar was hacked earlier. In July this year, the Twitter account of Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi’s party All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) was hacked and disguised as Tesla chief Elon Musk.
In September last year, a Twitter account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was hacked.