Twitter hack puts 250k accounts at risk



On February 1, Twitter announced last week that its systems were attacked by an unknown group of hackers. As a result, the attacker may have had access to usernames, email addresses and other confidential information about a quarter of a million users Twitter.

“This week we found unusual patterns of access, which allowed us to detect unauthorized access to user data Twitter. We found the attack and were able to close it in a moment later, “the company stated in the . “Alternatively, the investigation of the assault signifies that the attackers could have had get right of entry to to a restricted person knowledge – identify, email classes, and encrypted passwords of about 250,000 customers.” On Friday evening, Twitter has despatched emails to customers whose money owed can have been hacked, notifying them that the corporate will routinely reset your password and wish to request new get admission to to the provider. 

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