Hackers tweet Bitcoin nonsense and racism via Sweden’s top political party


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Hackers have defaced the Twitter account of Sweden’s governing party with hate speech and declared they would replace the Swedish krona with Bitcoin. The strange tweets began early this morning, when the “Socialdemokraterna” account reportedly changed its name to “Bitcoindemokraterna,” and promised its leader’s would resign, confirmed Expressen. It even added a tiny Bitcoin logo to its display picture. “During the night, our Twitter account was hijacked. Tweets and messages sent from the account during the night have not been sent by [us …],” said Socialdemokraterna. Attackers posted more than a dozen tweets over the course of several hours. While…

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