The original Fappening scandal that happened in is getting a new reboot this year, as several celebrities got hacked recently, with their nude photos being posted online this week despite threats of legal action against whoever publishes and helps spread the X-rated content. After Modern Family star Sarah Hyland got hacked and her nude photos were posted online by an unnamed hacker in July, false claims of an imminent leak involving Kylie Jenner and Victoria Justice also surfaced, though in this case no pics ended up online.
But on Monday, a fresh batch of nude photos went live on a series of websites, with the list of impacted celebrities including former Miss England and Miss Great Britain Danielle Lloyd and American actress Anne Hathaway. The Fappening started off in when a hacker managed to access the iCloud s of several celebrities, stealing photos that were taken with iPhones and then ed to the cloud, either manually or automatically by their devices for backup purposes.
On Friday, pictures of more stars reached the web, this time with Nicole Scherzinger and Dakota Johnson being seen in X-rated photos. British media also reports this weekend that 2 different top TV stars in the United Kingdom have appeared in photos published on X-rated websites, though their names were not disclosed.
In most of the cases, the aforementioned celebrities threatened with legal action against whoever posts the pics and helps spread them online, but up to this point, it looks like removing the content from the Internet was impossible, as the photos are still available at the time of publishing this article. Softpedia Home.
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