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Twitter suspends ‘Dracula’ botnet pushing pro-Chinese propaganda

Twitter suspends ‘Dracula’ botnet pushing pro-Chinese propaganda

Twitter has suspended or restricted nearly all 3,000 accounts linked to a “Dracula” botnet pushing pro-Chinese political propaganda. The network of fake Twitter accounts was first flagged by Graphika, a social media research group. The “Dracula” botnet accounts were so named because each account used quotes from Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel for its description and first two tweets.

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