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Why Twitter’s two-factor authentication isn’t going to stop media organisations from being hacked

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A posting from Naked Security on Why Twitter's two-factor authentication…

Guantanamo Wi-Fi shuttered after Anonymous hacking threat

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A posting from CNet News in there Security and Privacy section: After…

Twitter Mouse-Over Flaw Send Users to Dangerous Links

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Earlier in the day a security flaw turned Twitter's Website into a chaotic and potentially unsafe place, filled with annoying pop-up windows that activated just by rolling the mouse over another user's tweets.

New Fake TweetDeck Update – Beware of Spreading Malware

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Many TweetDeck users have awaken to an unfortunate surprise this morning when trying to launch the application. What is the unfortunate surprise you ask? “It did not work!” Twitter has recently implemented major changes to how other applications access your Twitter account and hackers have taken the opportunity by implementing a malware since they know millions of Twitter users will be looking for the new updates. The fake Tweetdeck update that is actually a Trojan virus. A Trojan virus is malware that appears to perform a desirable function for the user but instead facilitates unauthorized access of the user's computer system.