Social media companies tighten security with the US presidential election looming

This appeared in The Millennial Source

In approaching the 2020 elections in the US, social media companies must grapple with the security of their own platforms as well as the security of the electoral process itself.

Twitter Inc. recently announced new security measures ahead of the election in the United States this November. The announcement follows a data breach in July that resulted in a number of high profile accounts on the platform being hacked.