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Twitter Urges Password Change For Users Due To Bug

Posted On: Jun 14, 2018   |   Posted By: Android Headlines

Twitter has urged a password change for all of its users due to a bug that was found in the system that saved plain text passwords to an internal log file in an unprotected state. Users should not be alarmed according to Twitter as it mentions that there has been no breach, and that after an analysis it has concluded that there has been no misuse of the passwords by anyone or any attempts to use them. Despite this, though, changing the password is still a measure that the company is highly recommending, just in case, as it's still possible that information could have been viewed.
Twitter says that it doesn't believe that any information that was saved to the internal log file has been taken off of the system where it was being stored, and that there's also no reason to believe that any information was misused, however it has still removed those unprotected plain text passwords from the system as a first step and precautionary measure.
Some users may feel safe just knowing that Twitter removed the logged...

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