Verified accounts on Twitter can help you tell the difference between a real celebrity’s account, and those of imposters and over-enthusiastic fans.
A Naked Security reader got in touch this morning asking us how on earth a fictional character (Percy Jackson) had managed to get his Twitter account verified:
“How is an RP account verified by Twitter?”
We took a look, and sure enough there’s a blue verified badge beside @PerseusJackscn‘s name.
Has Twitter messed up, and…
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.