A flaw in Apple’s iCloud has apparently given an attacker access to the well-known actress Sara private pictures.
Several female superstars have allegedly been hacked your iCloud account, and stolen nude pictures, writes Reuters.
More than 100 female A-list celebrity has been hacked your iCloud account. It is apparently a flaw in security at Apple that has made the possible for an attacker to gain access to the many images, some of them have been published on 4Chan, a kind of virtual Bulletin Board with photos.
Among the victims of the attacker’s image theft is Kristin Dunst, Jennifer Lawrence, Michelle Keegan and Kate Upton.
Twitter is boiling over the news at the moment, and several of the women concerned have either distanced himself from it, or declared that the pictures are fake.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, who is one of the victims writes among other things on Twitter: “Two those of you looking to photos in took with my husband years ago in the privacy of our home, hope you feel great about yourselves.”
How to avoid being hacked and get published photos:
- Do not store sensitive information in the cloud
- Encrypt sensitive information
- Make your password strong (not Ole12345)
- Part is not something that should not go forward