Twitter users need to change their Password

Discussion in 'Tech News' started by me just sayin, May 3, 2018.

  1. me just sayin

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    It is being reported that passwords were being saved in plain text before being encrypted. The bug has been fixed and they claim there has been no misuse but...

    Twitter advises all users to change passwords after glitch that exposed some in plaintext
     
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    Twitter has 2 step verification so unless you don't use 2nd step you have nothing to worry about it.
     
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    True but what if there is something they are not telling. Otherwise they would not ask all members to change their passwords.
     
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