Twitter hacked; 250,000 users must reset their passwords

The company said it has been targeted by hackers this week who may have made off with user names and passwords

By James Niccolai and Zach Miners, IDG News Service |  Security, Twitter

The company said it was still gathering information about the attacks and is working with federal law enforcement agencies to prosecute the attackers.

James Niccolai covers data centers and general technology news for IDG News Service. Follow James on Twitter at @jniccolai. James's e-mail address is james_niccolai@idg.com

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