Twitter investigating hacked accounts

Twitter investigating hacked accounts

Twitter investigating hacked accounts

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by WHAS11

WHAS11.com

Posted on May 9, 2012 at 3:46 PM

Updated Wednesday, May 9 at 3:51 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Twitter is investigating the breach of thousands of accounts.

The good news is that most of them appear to be hacked by spam handles.

A hacking news and activist hub called Air Demon sent a message online saying 55,000 accounts were compromised.

The also posted a link to a pasting site were the users names and passwords for those accounts were visible.

Twitter said it is looking into the situation and has pushed out password resets to impacted accounts.

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