Run home! Lock your windows and doors! Make sure your children are inside, safe from the rampaging mob that’s sure to be sweeping up towns and cities all over the world – Twitter is down! Yes, Twitter is down! Please, don’t do anything drastic like set fire to your local shops, or lay siege to a police station, it will be back. Eventually.
‘It looks like many users are currently using the flaw for fun and games but there is obviously the potential for cybercriminals to redirect users to third-party websites containing malicious code or for spam advertising pop-ups to be displayed,’ said Sophos security expert, Graham Culey. You can’t be too careful, you know.