George Garofano (right)Photo: Classmates.com
A resident of Connecticut George Garofano (George Garofano) was sentenced to eight months in prison for the kidnapping of 240 photographs, including images of Hollywood Actresses Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Kirsten dunst and Mary Elizabeth Winstead. About it writes The Guardian.
In April, the 26-year-old Garofalo acknowledged that have developed a phishing scheme that allowed him to access the cloud service iCloud, which stores data for the Apple users.
In the period from April 2013 to October 2014, he sent out e-mail to users, a stylized formal letter to Apple. A passing reference to the victims were sent to a phishing page where they were required to enter the relevant credentials. Due to the information received, Garofano within 18 months had access to photos and videos from non-users.
Only in the case of the abduction of personal data of iCloud was arrested four people. They received sentences ranging from 9 to 18 months in prison. Garofano, asked the court to mitigate the penalty because he has suffered from “serious consequences” for their actions.
Frank private photos of celebrities leak in the share in early September 2014. Two years later, the group Celeb Jihad newly extended these same pictures, giving them their fresh hacking. According to Lawrence, after the publication of intimate photos she is a long time to have experienced psychological problems. She also called for tougher laws on the use of personal data.
Video, photo All from Russia.