"Britney Spears is dead by accident! we will tell you more soon ". This was the announcement of the Twitter account @SonyMusicGlobal owned by the company Sony Music. It needed a counterpart tweet from CNN where he denied the news.
Responsible for hack was our OurMine team, known for account violations like this one. With 2016 alone, the group gained unlawful access to Google's CEO Sundar Pichai, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, and others. OurMine team also took over the BuzzFeed website in October. And just last week, hackers got access to the Netflix and Marvel Twitter accounts.