Twitter,Pinterest got hacked indirectly by data breach in Zendesk

The shopping spree for hackers begun this month with the attack on twitter ,Yahoo, Facebook ,Apple and Microsoft list is long and is getting long with the addition of two more names who are the victims of data breach. Pinterest and tumblr along with twitter account were hacked by a hacker by hacking into Zendesk.Zendesk is the customer service software provider for  these companies.

The hacker has downloaded the email addresses which includes the information user used while signing up for the account of these three services.The password of the users are protected but a notification has been sent to not reveal passwords and to ignore any emails from the services asking for the passwords.Zendesk has posted about patching the hole and to secure