A 23-year-old British man named Joseph James O'Connor has acknowledged his role in hacking operations that targeted prominent Twitter accounts, including those of Elon Musk and Barack Obama. O'Connor was captured over two years ago, and Spain extradited him on April 26. In a New York court earlier this week, he entered a guilty plea. Along with the Twitter hacks, O'Connor's hacking crew also used SIM card swaps to access accounts on other social media platforms, including that of TikTok celebrity Addison Rae and actress Bella Thorne read more Twitter Hacker Admits Guilt in New York Court Extradited from Spain. With ReconBee.com Stay ahead of the latest threats with in-depth coverage of cyber attacks and cybersecurity trends, and the latest cybersecurity news.