Twitter names famed hacker 'Mudge' as head of security

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Twitter names famed hacker 'Mudge' as head of security

Comes from electronic payments unicorn Stripe.

Under increased threat of regulation and plagued by serious security breaches, Twitter is appointing one of the world's best-regarded hackers to tackle everything from engineering missteps to misinformation. The company named Peiter Zatko, widely known by his hacker handle Mudge, to the new ...

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