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Hacked: The Twitter Account of Controversial Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli

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Samburaj Das

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Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.


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Hacked: The Twitter Account of Controversial Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli

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The personal Twitter account of one of the most controversial men of the year has been hacked. Martin Shkreli, the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals can’t seem to catch a break. On Thursday last week, Shkreli faced charges of securities fraud, securities fraud conspiracy and wire fraud conspiracy in relation to a previous hedge fund endeavor. He stepped down as CEO of Turing Pharma on Friday. However, the former CEO is more infamous for a widely criticized decision in September this year. Shkreli raised the price of a life-saving antimalarial drug Daraprim by over 5500% (!), a move that garnered…

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.

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