Twitter trolls bombard platform after Elon Musk takeover.
Following Elon Musk's takeover, Twitter has been the target of an organised trolling effort
with more than 50,000 tweets from 300 accounts deluging the service with offensive material.
The social media site claimed it has come under attack in an effort to lead users to believe
Twitter's content restrictions had changed or been relaxed since the firm was acquired by the richest man in the world for $44 billion (£38 billion) last week.
The head of safety and integrity at Twitter claimed that despite "an organised effort to make people think we have
the site's content regulations have not altered.
He said that just 300 accounts were responsible for more than 50,000 tweets that frequently utilised one vague slur.
This served as an example of the scope of the onslaught.