XSS and Twitter: The Self Retweeting Tweet

On the 11th of June 2014, this was released onto TweetDeck: https://twitter.com/derGeruhn/status/476764918763749376 It is a script tag containing JQuery, which when executed in the browser, would automatically retweet itself without the users knowledge. Usually, Tweetdeck would have a filter on for this to convert every < and > into &lt; and &gt; However, on the … Continue reading XSS and Twitter: The Self Retweeting Tweet