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Burger King Twitter Account Hacked: Profile Image Switched to Golden Arches
/ February 19, 2013 10:13 am

Fast food chain Burger King’s Twitter account was taken over by hackers Monday, who switched its profile picture to one with McDonald’s golden arches, changed the background to match the one on McDonald’s Twitter account, and posted a fake message telling followers that Burger King had been acquired by McDonald’s.  The incident, which brought new followers to the BK account, prompted the company to tweet: “Interesting day here at BURGER KING, but we’re back! Welcome to our new followers. Hope you all stick around!” Read more.

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