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Ashton Kutcher's Twitter profile was hacked on Wedesday to spout pro-SSL graffiti. Instead of the usual updates of the life of Mr Demi Moore, the aplusk account regaled its 6.4 million followers with security warnings, such as the one below. Ashton, you've been Punk'd. This account is not secure. Dude, where's my SSL? The …

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  1. Naughtyhorse
    Joke

    As red would say

    Dumbass

  2. Synja

    Why is this new?

    I was hijacking session credentials years before FireSheep was ever thought of. Why is this something new all of a sudden?

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Why is this new?

      Because FIreSheep makes it easy, obviously.

      Most people with the knowledge to hijack sessions have got better things to do.

  3. Jon Massey
    WTF?

    Firefox update?

    What's that got to do with it?

    1. Chemist

      Re : Firefox update?

      Typo I presumed

    2. Dave N
      Dead Vulture

      Meh

      I guess he meant updated twitter, not a browser update. Just doesn't read very well.

  4. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    No mainstream media reports whatsoever.

    Except this one from a barely read rag called the New York Times:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/17/technology/personaltech/17basics.html

    I think it was one of the most read articles around the time it was published as well.

  5. TeeCee Gold badge
    Coat

    "...Kutcher himself may have simulated the hack..."

    That'll be easy to prove. He'll have fallen over and choked on his bubblegum while he was doing that.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Better Hope His Dad Doesn't Find Out

      It could be the catalyst for Die Hard 4.1.

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