Department of Justice told TheWrap on Tuesday. Majerczyk agreed to plead guilty last year to a felony violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, specifically, one count of unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information. He faced a maximum sentence of five years in prison.
Will perverts everywhere now think twice about hacking celebs in the future? A Chicago man was sentenced Tuesday to nine months in prison for hacking the electronic accounts of 30 celebrities and stealing private information, including nude videos and photos. Majerczyk is accused of orchestrating a phishing scheme that illegally accessed more than email and other online accounts, including those belonging to actress Jennifer Lawrence.
The best nude pictures of celebrities, much like some of the best things in all of life, happen unintentionally. Thank the good lord for smarter, more powerful, internet perverts. Some of your favorite starlets, for better or worse, appear on this list.
On August 31,a collection of almost private pictures of various celebrities, mostly women, and with many containing nuditywere posted on the imageboard 4chanand later disseminated by other users on websites and social networks such as Imgur and Reddit. The images were initially believed to have been obtained via a breach of Apple 's cloud services suite iCloud   or a security issue in the iCloud API which allowed them to make unlimited attempts at guessing victims' passwords. The event, which media outlets and Internet users referred to under names such as " The Fappening " a portmanteau of the words "fap"—a slang term for masturbation —and the film The Happening   and " Celebgate ", was met with a varied reaction from the media and fellow celebrities.
Ryan Collins, a year-old man from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, who was behind the leak of Jennifer Lawrence 's and other female celebrities' personal photos, will serve 18 months in prison for hacking into more than people's online accounts. According to The Hollywood ReporterCollins accepted a plea deal on the charge of felony computer hacking in March. He was facing up to five years in federal prison, but after pleading guilty, prosecutors agreed to a year and a half behind bars.
A former high school teacher is to plead guilty to hacking into the online accounts of celebrities and stealing naked photographs and other private information. Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway is just the latest in a long line of celebrities who have found their intimate snaps exposed online by hackers. Remember the hack which saw intimate private pictures of a number of female celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton published on the net for anyone to see?
Nude photos of Oscar-winning Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence, as well as images of 99 other celebrities, have apparently been posted online by a user of the 4chan website. Unlike other supposed celebrity photos, which are often fake and designed to trick users into clicking on suspicious links, at least some of these pictures have been confirmed as being genuine. This is a flagrant violation of privacy.
A series of naked photos of celebrities were leaked on 4Chan and Twitter in September after an apparent iCloud hack. Nude celebrity photos leaked. Prisons Violent prisoners use illicit mobile phones to post naked snaps online as they boast about cushy lives in jail.
Sia released nude photographs of herself before paparazzi — who were shopping it around to her fans — could. Actress Amanda Seyfried 's personal images were leaked to Celeb Jihand in a leak dubbed the "Fappening 2. Considered merely a "scandal" at the time, nude photos of Brad Pitt and then-girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow vacationing in were published in Playboy. Earlier this year, one of Mischa Barton 's former partners was shopping around a sex tape of the actress — a clear case of revenge porn.