The investment director and co-founder of the cryptocurrency and Blockchain industry-oriented BlockTower Capital foundation, Ari Paul, said in his Twitter that he was being attacked by Russian-speaking bots.
Why am I suddenly being retweeted by Russian bots? Check out the hilarious comments. Are they as clunky in the original Russian? pic.twitter.com/VWff7HlOlU— Ari Paul (@AriDavidPaul) November 6, 2018
While the exact reason for the spread of such comments remains unknown, users suggest that this way the hackers can prepare their bots for new attacks on cryptocurrency holders using ethereum pseudo-free distributions and try to circumvent Twitter algorithm designed to detect suspicious activity.
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