Using PayPal for Twitter's Tip Jar may reveal email addresses

May 08, 2021 · 1 min read
Using PayPal for Twitter's Tip Jar may reveal email addresses
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It looks like vulnerable journalists that rely on Twitter tips could be in danger as every transaction could leak their email address.

As reported by one user testing the new payment feature, this is what shows up after sending a donation:

This is what Twitter support has to say about the potential exploit:

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