Twitter Advises users to change password Immediately

Twitter Advises users to change password Immediately

Twitter is urging of its users to change their password immediately to make sure that account is secure. According to the Twitter

Twitter announced that the bug was occurred due to an error log with the system and as a result password were being saved in plain text instead of hashing process. Hashing process that turns passwords into random strings of charactrers.

On this occasion Twitter CTO Parag Agrawal Tweeted:

Chief Executive Officer, Jack Dorsey said in a tweet “We fixed the bug and have no indication of a breach or misuse by anyone, As a precaution, consider changing your password on all services where you’ve used this password.”