Hacker claims to have hacked Twitter, leaks over 15k credentials as proof

A hacker using the pseudonym ‘Mauritania Attacker’ has claimed to have hacked Twitter and has leaked a text file containing over 15,000 twitter ids, twitter nicknames along with more critical information such as oauth_token and oauth_token secret codes.

The hacker claims to have access to the database containing details of all twitter users and that more leaks with unlimited number of details may follow soon. Techworm.in was first to report the story and according to the website the hacker “confirmed that he have access to entire database of users on twitter and no account is safe from him, maybe he will leak unlimited accounts credentials in the coming future.”

Following the revelations Twitter has erupted with tweets about the hack and the authenticity of the claims using the #twitterhacked hashtag. There has been no official confirmation from Twitter regarding this.

We will update the story as and when we hear more.