You may want to change your Twitter password: Social media site hacked

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You may want to change your Twitter password: Social media site hacked
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Twitter is the latest target of hackers trying to get passwords.

This time, a Russian seller has put the email addresses, usernames and passwords of about 32 million Twitter users for sale online, ZDNet reported.

Read more: The lesson Facebook’s CEO just taught everyone about reusing passwords

The purported seller, Tessa88, is the same person who is suspected of hacking MySpace, LinkedIn and Tumblr.

Tessa said the accounts date back to 2015, but the data was probably gathered by malware, instead of an attack on Twitter itself.

The company responded to recent data leaks online, saying it has been comparing its data against what has been leaked.

Twitter followed that with tips for keeping your account secure.

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