Mar 182011
 
 March 18, 2011  Breaches

The FBI is reportedly investigating a hacking ring that is attacking phones and computers of stars and stealing nude photos and other personal items.

The latest victim is apparently Scarlett Johansson, 26, who reportedly had a nude picture hacked from her iPhone.

Earlier this week “High School Musical” star Vanessa Hudgens had to release a statement after a batch of nude photos of her started circulating online. In the photos she is kissing another woman and posing nude.

Read more on MyFOXNewYork.  TMZ mentions that an unnamed source indicates that there as many as 50 other celebrities may have already been victims, too.

As unfortunate as these types of breaches are, one wonders why they don’t serve as more of a wakeup call for people to not store nude photos and the like on their cell phones or portable devices.  I guess it’s the “It couldn’t happen to me” mentality.

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