Biggest ever celebrity cyber attack could see stars’ X-rated pics and vids leak
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X-rated pictures and videos of scores of stars may be leaked online in the “biggest ever” celebrity cyber attack.
Online crooks are boasting they have stolen enough images and raunchy clips to satisfy sleazy customers for the next year.
The Daily Star has obtained a list of British celebrities targeted in lockdown.
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lt includes the UK’s best-known models, soap stars, reality TV judges and daytime telly presenters – as well as actresses, singers, rockers and even wives of major rock stars.
There are also lists of American, European and Asian stars whose stolen pictures are being shared on underground members’-
only hacking sites.
A source said the threat of fresh leaks will have Brit celebs “quaking” as many may have spent lockdown with partners sharing raunchy snaps and videos to pass the time.
The insider added: “Lockdown was a paradise for hackers. With everyone stuck at home and tied to their home internet addresses, it has made it easier than ever for cyber criminals to send malicious spyware through emails, viruses and software such as Zoom.
“This latest hack will be one of the largest celebrity leaks ever seen in Britain if it goes on public sites.”
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The hackers have already released low-resolution images as “teasers”. It is not yet known if they intend to release the X-rated material on mainstream sites, or charge for views.
The hack will also spark fears the material may be used to attempt to blackmail celebrities.
Pop-up messages have appeared on two sites specialising in stolen celebs’ sex images and films, bragging “the hack to end all hacks” is coming.
We can reveal one message read: “We’ve been working hard and have enough celebs to keep you going for the next year.”
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