Barack Obama and Joe Biden’s Accounts Accessed in Large-Scale Twitter Breach

Kanye West, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos were also affected

Notable accounts were affected by a Twitter breach on Wednesday. Sources: Twitter

A series of high-profile Twitter accounts were hacked in quick succession Wednesday evening, including those of former President Barack Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden, the leading candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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