Flurry of firms reveal hacks

Twitter, Washington Post latest to say data targeted

Posted: February 3, 2013 at 5:25 a.m.

Social-media giant Twitter has acknowledged that it is among a growing list of victims of Internet security attacks, saying that hackers may have gained access to information on 250,000 of its more than 200 million active users.

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