Thanks or no thanks, really, because this is all sorts of gross to an apparent security flaw in Apple's iCloud remote storage system, hackers have reportedly accessed over celebrities' nude photos — and counting, if current lists of those caught up in the scandal are to be believed. As Gawker notes , a poster at infamous Internet forum 4chan promised last week that oh-so-scandalous pictures would emerge Sunday night; lo and behold, they did. At least, some of them did. That said, three celebs, or their legal representatives, have confirmed that "their" leaked photos are the real, naked deal. The authorities have been contacted and will prosecute anyone who posts the stolen photos of Jennifer Lawrence.
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Skip navigation! Story from News. Unfortunately, Watson and Seyfried's privacy has been compromised, thanks to the work of online hackers. This recent hack eerily coincides with the release of an alleged sex tape featuring actress Mischa Barton. With such egregious affronts to privacy becoming commonplace, it's clear that women celebrities are being especially targeted by hackers and trolls. But how much do you know about the history of such attacks? Throughout his extensive career, Ben Affleck has played notable roles that have won him two Oscars and three Golden Globe Awards.
We've compiled a comprehensive list of all those involved in The Fappening, the nude picture scandal which has shocked the world. In August of this year, up to intimate images of various celebrities, mostly women, were posed on image sharing site 4chan. The mass breach of privacy, now known as The Fappening, has involved some of the biggest celebrities around, most notably Jennifer Lawrence. As more and more famous faces continue to be implicated, we take a look at all those involved so far. A spokesperson for Jennifer confirmed their authenticity but the she is yet to speak publicly about it. The star's attorney said: "This is obviously an outrageous violation of our client Kate Upton's privacy. Dozens of naked photos of the stunning actress in various states of undress were leaked online last month. In the steamy message, Amber refers to her man as: "Tonto man", and tells him she needs him.
For an increasing number of celebrities who have seen their nude photos being leaked online, The Fappening will always be a never-ending nightmare, which will come back to haunt them for a long time to come. Once it's online, it stays there, ready for the world to see. Meanwhile, for others it will serve as a source of frequent enjoyment, in no small part thanks to Apple. Its iCloud service appears to be the source of the leaks for most files, and this includes the latest batch, called The Fappening 3, which just surfaced. Reddit and 4chan have served as the gateways to the new leaked photos, with download links showing up this past weekend. It's a recurring theme, as the two community forums have been involved in propagating hundreds of such images since The Fappening hit in early-September. Threads on the topic have been banned and new policies have been implemented, but, despite these efforts, it is all for naught apparently. As my colleague Brian Fagioli says in one of his recent articles, "In the cloud, nothing is safe", really, no matter if Apple has beefed up iCloud's security.