• Millions of Twitter accounts could be at risk of attack due to these security flaws

    17 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Thousands of apps are leaking Twitter API keys, giving attackers the chance to completely take over those accounts, and use them for identity theft or other types of cyber-fraud. The findings come courtesy of cybersecurity experts CloudSEK, which found a total of 3,207 mobile apps leaking valid Consumer Keys, as well as Consumer Secrets, for the Twitter API. Various mobile apps offer integration with Twitter, allowing those apps to perform certain actions in the users' stead. The integration is done through the Twitter API and with the help of Consumer Keys and Secrets. By leaking this...
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