Twitter DNS Records Got Hacked Tonight

Posted: Dec 18 2009, 4:08am CST | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 6:22pm CDT, in News | Technology News

 

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Twitter was offline a couple of hours ago and now we know why. According to Twitter's blog, The twitter.com DNS records were temporarily compromised.
TechCrunch reports that the home page was redirected briefly to a hacker page.

Since it was a DNS re-direct the Twitter servers have not been compromised, which means your data is still safe.

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