“Twitter is under investigation by Ireland’s Data Protection Commission (DPC) as the watchdog is determining any possible privacy violations after Twitter’s API setup reportedly leaked details of over ‘400 million’ accounts.

The names, email addresses, and phone numbers of millions of users were allegedly obtained by hackers and are now for sale amongst hacker communities…

The hacker, ‘Ryushi,’ is asking for $200,000 to hand over the data. The details were first reported by cybersecurity firm Hudson Rock.”