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Cryptopolitan 2019-06-27 04:02:39

UK’s largest retailer Tesco falls prey to hack for Bitcoin scam

While bitcoin is busy making waves in the crypto market, its scams are also spiralling out of control as the United Kingdom’s (UK) major multinational retailer Tesco, gets hacked on Twitter. The savage hackers broke its Twitter account by posing themselves as Bill Gates for acquiring Bitcoin (BTC). How did it all start It all started when Tesco Twitter account’s over five hundred forty thousand (540,000) followers were bombarded with beeping notification alerts requesting them to send over their BTC to a fake wallet which promised to double the value for them. The hackers, in an attempt to leverage bitcoin’s

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