21 Jun '12, 11pm

Twitter sets off jitters as 'cascaded bug' hits site

Twitter sets off jitters as 'cascaded bug' hits site

A hacker group claimed credit on Thursday for outages at Twitter after the company said it was affected by a 'cascaded bug' which hit the wildly popular website. -- PHOTO: AFP SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - A hacker group claimed credit on Thursday for outages at Twitter after the company said it was affected by a 'cascaded bug' which hit the wildly popular website. 'We just #TangoDown'd http: twitter.com for 40 minutes worldwide!' said a tweet from the group called UGNazi, which has been linked to attacks on United States (US) government websites. The term 'tango down' is used in the hacker community to refer to a so-called denial of service attack which can shut down a website. The company first acknowledged 'issues accessing Twitter,' and said its 'engineers are currently working to resolve the issue.' Around an hour later, Twitter said: 'The issue has been resolved and all serv...

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