After the social security numbers, addresses and financial details of some of the USA’s top celebrities were posted online, top credit bureaus have come forward and acknowledged that fraudulent and unauthorized access to their records has taken place.
Beyoncé, Michelle Obama, Paris Hilton and more public figures have had their personal information exposed on the internet.
But who is behind it?
It was a computer security story that made headlines around the world, involving the private emails of a woman who could have become Vice President of the United States.
The student who broke into Sarah Palin’s personal Yahoo email account, as she was running her campaign to become the US Vice President, has been sentenced to a year and one day in custody.
Read more in my article at Naked Security.
If it can happen to Sarah Palin it could – if we’re not careful – potentially happen to you, me, or even celebrities like Paris Hilton…