The Twitter web interface has been floored by a security flaw which is still spreading like wildfire across the social networking service. The vulnerability has affected numerous UK politicos including Sarah Brown, who forwarded many of her 1.1 million followers to a hardcore Japanese porn site. A new Twitter security flaw has been widely exploited […]

… well not quite. But CCHQ have taken out an advert for the search phrase “political scrapbook” on Google: Following the whole #CashGordon imbroglio set in train here, Scrapbook suspects Messrs Coates and Elder may be having a little fun. So if you see the link on Google do click through. Every visit will cost them […]

Following Scrapbook’s exposé this morning, the Conservatives’ flagship Cash Gordon campaign has been taken down after hackers targeted the site with a rudimentary code injection attack. The twitter stream on cash-gordon.com allowed mischievous tweeters to redirect visitors anywhere they wanted: Users were lucky to escape with a rick-rolling (above) as those less fortunate were redirected to pornography. After berating Scrapbook for several […]