Twitter has recently removed millions of accounts – which are connected to the potential vulnerability in its SMS service. Besides, it has also lead to the platform to turn off the tweets by SMS facility in various regions.
Many users with large follower counts have noticed a considerable fall in the numbers. Twitter support has tweeted, mentioning, “We want to continue to help keep your account safe. We’ve seen vulnerabilities with SMS, so we’ve turned off our Twitter via SMS service, except for a few countries. Everyone will still have access to important SMS messages needed to log in to and manage their accounts.”