Repeat after me: You should not use the same password on multiple websites.
That’s an important lesson that thousands of bloggers are having to learn the hard way, after an extraordinary story broke in Sweden that involves Twitter, politics, password security and allegations that members of the national media were being spied upon.
Here’s the facts that we know so far.
Right-wing MP William Petzäll left the Sweden Democrats (SD) party late last month, announcing that he would be an independent member of parliament.
The news came following a very public struggle Petzäll had had with alcohol and prescription drug abuse.
Earlier this week, the 23-year-old politican was forcibly committed into care against his will, as he was deemed to be at risk of harming himself or others.
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.
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