TweetDeck users were just minding their own business, when suddenly, all hell broke loose:

According to Gizmodo, the issue was “an XSS vulnerability that allows attackers to execute code remotely on your computer just by tweeting it out.” Here’s what that looks like:

TweetDeck claimed to have fixed the problem:

But users weren’t exactly convinced:


Nope. About half an hour after tweeting that the issue had been resolved, TweetDeck sent this update:

Basically giving us the green light to freak out:

Awww, don’t cry! TweetDeck may have been on life support, but our sense of humor never skipped a beat!


Supposedly, the problem’s been fixed for reals now:

We’ll see about that.