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Celebgate iCloud: Edward Majerczyk pleads guilty

iPhone Stars nues iCloud Apple - Celebgate iCloud : Edward Majerczyk plaide coupable

iPhone Stars nues iCloud Apple - Celebgate iCloud : Edward Majerczyk plaide coupable

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Posted: July 5 2016
Updated: July 5, 2016

by benjamin

The 2014 case concerning the theft of nude celebrity photos from iCloud has not yet been fully buried (read: Naked photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other stars revealed as a result of the iCloud hack). Investigations continued and ultimately resulted in a new result.

Another responsible for this hacking just pleaded guilty. This is’Edward Majerczyk, a 28-year-old American man and one of the leaders in this hacking operation, which caused great harm to many celebrities, but also to Apple’s iCloud, whose security was deemed unreliable at the time.

iPhone Stars naked iCloud Apple - Celebgate iCloud: Edward Majerczyk pleads guiltyThis young man from the state of Illinois has admitted the facts of which he is accused. He admitted to having used phishing techniques (phishing) to steal the personal information of more than 300 iCloud and Gmail accounts, some of which belong to stars such as Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lawrence, Kaley Cuoco or Kate Upton.

He and his companions did not stop there, since they then posted videos and photos of these nude celebrities on the internet. Edward Majerczyk faces up to 5 years in prison. He will join Ryan Collins, who also pleaded guilty last March …