Short Bytes: It looks like the much talked about Fappening 2.0 leaks are over. Following the footsteps of original leaks, Fappening 2.0 targeted high profile celebrities like Emma Watson, Amanda Seyfried, Kylie Jenner, etc. While the exact forces behind the leaks are unknown, it would be safe to assume that techniques like phishing were used to access the pictures and videos. Fossbytes hopes that the Fappening 2.0 saga is over and it’ll inspire us to follow better security practices.
What is Fappening 2.0?
Three years ago, the original Fappening attack took place, which targeted high-profile celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence, Rihanna, and Scarlet Johansson. The other popular celebrities were Ariana Grande, Jill Scott, Hope Solo, Gabrielle Union, Kirsten Dunst, Kaley Cuoco, Kate Upton, Victoria Justice, McKayla Maroney, Hillary Duff, Jenny McCarthy, Kim Kardashian, and others.