How to keep the XSS TweetDeck bug from posting on your behalf

The XSS Hole in TweetDeck is more than a nuisance. If you're a user of the popular Twitter client, here's how to protect yourself

  • Use the Windows Task manager to kill Tweet Deck without interacting with the client.

  • Open up the Twitter settings inteface by clicking on the gear icon.

  • Click on Apps in the menu to the left.

  • Revoke access for TweetDeck

  • Log out of TweetDeck using cog icon at the lower left.

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