Massive Worm Hits Tumblr, Spams Big Blogs Like USA Today

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By: Shara Tibken | CNET

A massive bug swept Tumblr today and infected some of the biggest blogs — including USA Today, Reuters, The Verge, and CNET — until Tumblr resolved the issue shortly before 10:30 a.m. PT.
 
GNAA, a hacker group, claimed responsibility for the attack. The group’s Twitter profile earlier today said 8,600 unique Tumblr users were affected.

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