• News Feeds
Page last updated at 09:41 GMT, Wednesday, 17 February 2010

How safe are your Tweets?

Advertisement

A Labour MP has been forced to apologise for allegedly describing the Conservatives as "scum-sucking pigs" on his Twitter account. David Wright claims he did not write the comments and that his Twitter account was hacked into.

Rupert Goodwins, editor of ZDNet, a technology news and reviews website, discusses how possible it is to hack into somebody's Twitter account.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific