Twitter to encrypt DMs after revealing US govt had ‘full access’ to private messages: Elon Musk

Apr 20, 2023 | Political News

Twitter CEO Elon Musk revealed in an interview with Fox News' Tucker Carlson on Monday night that the US and foreign government agencies were given “full access” to direct messages of private citizens on the platform before he bought the company.

Musk told Carlson, “The degree to which government agencies effectively had full access to everything that was going on on Twitter blew my mind. I was not aware of that.”