South African National Cricket Team Falls for Bitcoin Twitter Scam

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has been rocked by a Twitter scam, unwittingly offering a fake Bitcoin lottery to its followers, local Indian news outlets report. CSA Twitter Compromised by Bitcoin Scammers The organization’s official Twitter account, which has more than 1 million followers, was compromised overnight. This resulted in multiple tweets which attempted to sell a Bitcoin (BTC) lottery scam to CSA’s followers. CSA notified the cricket community about its involuntary participation in the scheme earlier today. Twitter The tweet claimed CSA had signed a partnership with crypto wallet Luno, where users could win 20 BTC ($70,900). The now deleted tweet included a Bitcoin address, where participants were urged to send Bitcoin to participate. The scam was active for around five hours. And… we're back!Apologies to all our Twitter followers who were affected by the hack overnight. We are back in control & ready to bring you what promises to…

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