Human error, in a variety of ways, said Mr Cotton, often played a part. Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice wrote on Twitter that her image was faked. If a celebrity uses the same password across accounts, this would be then make it relatively easy for someone to hack if they had the right information. Multi-millionaire construction company boss was crushed to death when his ride-on lawn mower toppled into a Star: Kelly Brook was named as an alleged victim of the 4chan hacker, though photographs have not been leaked. Reports suggest a specific flaw in the service's 'Find My iPhone' service may have allowed a hacker to access celebrities' private images.
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Yesterday, Perez Hilton apologied on Twitter for posting some of the naked photos of Lawrence on his blog.
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Brute force, also known as brute force cracking, is a trial-and-error method used by to get plain-text passwords from encrypted data. Tourist is murdered and his wife raped in rented beach house near Rio de Janeiro One in five people say they prefer having a pet DOG to being in a romantic relationship because 'they don't This suggests the hackers were able to obtain the login credentials of the accounts, and pretend to be the user, in order to bypass this encryption.