Twitter data breach far worse than initially reported

More than one actor used the same zero-day bug to steal user data from the platform

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More than 5.4 million Twitter users' personal information had been accessed by a number of bad actors, not just one
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More than 5.4 million Twitter users' personal information had been accessed by a number of bad actors, not just one

A Twitter data breach last year that exposed nearly 5.4 million phone numbers and email addresses was far worse than initially thought.

9to5Mac says it has seen evidence that more than one malicious actor used the same Twitter zero day vulnerability to steal data from the platform, and that the same data has been put up for sale on...

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