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David Horsey
Hackers have no right to steal private images of celebrities
Hackers have no right to steal private images of celebrities

With my job as a cartoonist and columnist for one the nation’s biggest newspapers comes a modicum of minor celebrity, but I can’t imagine a big market for naked pictures of myself. This is not the case for true celebrities, such as Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Kirsten Dunst, Kim Kardashian and Rihanna, who, along with as many as 100 others, had private nude photos of themselves stolen from Apple’s iCloud storage system and posted for public perusal online. Whether the hackers were out to make money or simply to prove their technological prowess, they caught the attention of the FBI, which is now investigating. There is talk of the thieves being charged with distributing...

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