Tumblr Got Hacked Today

Tumblr, one of the most popular blogging platforms on the Internet, was hacked today.  Several Tumblr accounts were hacked and filled with offensive spam blog posts.  Even visiting a compromised Tumblr page while logged in could affect their own account.  Tumblr said that they fixed the exploit and they issued this statement:

“Tumblr engineers have resolved the issue of the viral post attack that affected a few thousand Tumblr blogs earlier today. Thank you for your patience.”

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