Tweetdeck has an XSS flaw. Here’s what you should do about it

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A potentially serious security flaw has been found in Tweetdeck, the popular Twitter client. Here’s what you need to know.

 

In my opinion, Tweetdeck isn’t safe to use until the flaw has been fixed.

So you need to quit Tweetdeck right now, and revoke its access to your Twitter account.

 

Here’s how you do it:

 

1. Go to the Apps section of your Accounts settings on the Twitter website:https://twitter.com/settings/applications (If you are not already logged into Twitter, it will ask you to enter your password and two-factor authentication, if enabled).

 

2. Find Tweetdeck in the list and revoke its access by pressing the button entitled (imaginatively) “Revoke access”:

 

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