Twitter porn name game sets off alarms

Hysteria and paranoia ensued as security agencies began to suspect the trend was a massive phishing expedition, with hackers ready with rod and reels in tow to collect details that could be used in identity theft.So-called "secret" questions like "what was the name of your first pet?" and "what is your mother's maiden name?" are often used by websites to let users recover their passwords if they have forgotten them.

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