Author Topic: Twitter Bug May Have Sent your Direct Messages to Twitter Developers As Well  (Read 52 times)

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By Lawrence Abrams



In an alert on Twitter, the social network is alerting users that for over a year, their direct messages and private tweets may have been sent to Twitter developers by mistake.

This popup is titled "A bug affecting one of our APIs" and states that from May 2017 to September 10th 2018, a a bug in their API may have caused your private direct messages or protected tweets to be sent to Twitter developers who were not authorized to view them.  They further state that when the bug was detected on September 10th, it was immediately fixed.

full article here:https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/twitter-bug-may-have-sent-your-direct-messages-to-twitter-developers-as-well/
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