The BBC - November 2012
Thousands of Twitter users have received emails warning their account has been compromised by a third party.
Some accounts had been compromised, but other users had received the emails after Twitter had unintentionally reset unaffected passwords,
the company said.
The mass email coincided with incidents involving several high-profile accounts, including at least one account belonging to the BBC.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20256682
TechCrunch’s own account has been compromised — please don’t click on any links that look like this (update: we’ve now booted out the spammers and regained control of the TC Twitter account
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