Hello, John

Thank you very much for the information and excuse me again for bringing
this question to the development list.

People think they can hide behind an alias but it doesn't really work that
way anymore :)

FK

On Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 4:19 PM, John Adams <j...@twitter.com> wrote:

>
> On Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 6:39 AM, Felipe Knorr Kuhn <fkn...@gmail.com>
>  wrote:
>
> Hello everyone,
>>
>> Although this is probably not the best list to discuss this, perhaps you
>> guys have some experience to share.
>>
>> A friend of mine is being threated by a Twitter user via DMs and public
>> messages.
>>
>> He doesn't know the identity of the user and thought about tracking him
>> via the IP he uses to post to Twitter.
>>
>
> Have your friend report the user to our Trust and Safety team. With regards
> to private user data, such as IP addresses:
>
> Private information requires a subpoena or court order
>
> In accordance with our Privacy Policy <https://twitter.com/privacy> and Terms
> of Service <https://twitter.com/tos>, non-public information about Twitter
> users is not released unless we have received a subpoena, court order, or
> other valid legal process document. Some information we store is
> automatically collected, while other information is provided at the user’s
> discretion.  Though we do store this information, it may not be accurate if
> the user has created a fake or anonymous profile. Twitter doesn’t require
> email verification or identity authentication.
>
>
> See here for reporting guidelines and our Abusive user policy
>
> http://support.twitter.com/articles/15794
>
> -john
>
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