The data privacy lawyers at Morgan & Morgan are investigating a new breach of user data at Twitter. BleepingComputerbhas reported that more than “5.4 million user records from Twitter have been published online, exposing everything from private phone numbers to email addresses.”
Hackers were able to exploit an API vulnerability on the social media platform.
The data involved contains private phone numbers and email addresses and also Twitter IDs, names, login names, locations, and verified status.”
We place a significant amount of trust in the companies we choose to share our information with, making the data breach all the more unacceptable. If you suspect that your information was exposed in the Twitter data breach, Morgan & Morgan is here to help.
If you would like to discuss it with a Morgan & Morgan data privacy attorney, contact us today for a free case review.