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Zendesk Hacked, Exposing Pinterest, Tumblr And Twitter Users
2013-02-22 12:14:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Given the number of cyber security breaches that have taken place this week, one has to wonder whether it isn´t perhaps all part of some elaborate plan. The latest hack attack occurred last night against help desk software maker Zendesk. Of the companies who use Zendesk´s services, Pinterest, Tumblr and Twitter have all stated that their users´ data may have been compromised as a result of the attack. Zendesk...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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