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It looks like Katy Perry‘s Twitter account may have been hacked, and the person responsible made sure they got their credit. Some pretty crazy tweets were going out from the singer’s timeline on Monday, including messages like “otf gang nigga!” and a “miss u baby” tweet to Taylor Swift. The person behind it appears to be someone with […]

The parent company of Ashley Madison, a matchmaking website for cheating spouses, says it was hacked and that the personal information of some of its users was posted online. Toronto-based Avid Life Media Inc. says it has had the hackers’ posts, which included personal information, taken down and has hired a technology security firm. The […]

So basically celebrities like to take naked selfies, but they don’t like to get hacked so the world can see them. Listen to the audio player…

Welcome to the world of social media as personal information on a public system may get exposed. Hackers have managed to steal information on an estimated 55,000 Twitter accounts. According to the The Next Web, the hacking has left passwords of all those accounts, which include some belonging to celebrities, compromised. The Twitter hackers have […]

Christopher Chaney considers it somewhat of a blessing in disguise that he was arrested on Wednesday for hacking into celebrity cell phones and email accounts. In a new interview, Chaney, 35, says he became “addicted to seeing the behind-the-scenes” lives of the stars and that he felt “almost relieved months ago” when authorities seized his […]

Fox News editors were scrambling early Monday to figure out how hackers broke into one of their Twitter accounts and posted several messages that President Obama had been assassinated. The hackers broke into the Fox News Politics account at around 2 a.m. and posted several messages that President Obama had been shot and killed while […]

Citigroup Inc. said today that hackers have accessed the credit card information of tens of thousands of its American customers. The bank said it recently discovered during routine monitoring that account information for nearly 200,000 customers was viewed. The hackers were able to gain access to Citi’s Account Online service to view customer names, their […]