No big deal, just Twitter reporting that a bug may have exposed user passwords and suggesting, just to be safe, “consider changing your password on all services where you’ve used this password”:

That means it’s a good idea to change your password on any account — email, Facebook, Amazon, etc. — that uses the same user ID and password as your Twitter account as hackers will get the login information for one and try on others.

According to reports, this affects all of Twitter’s 330 million+ users:

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted that the company sees “no indication of breach or misuse,” which is good news:

But the company’s CEO, Parag Agrawal, raised eyebrows when he tweeted that Twitter “didn’t have to” reveal its blunder to the public:

Yeah, that didn’t fly with many:

Agrawal quickly corrected himself:

And Dorsey threw him a lifeline:

The stock fell in after-hours trading on the news:

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