However, in , the then year-old was caught up in the devastating 4chan hacking scandal, resulting in her name being splashed across media headlines and the Internet discussing her nude body, rather than her body of work. In the months that followed the incident, the star denounced the hack as a 'sex crime' and a 'flagrant violation of privacy'. In , Chicago hacker Edward Majerczyk was sentenced to nine months in prison for illegally accessing email belonging to more than people, including those of celebrities. Opening up about the gross invasion of privacy on several occasions over the years, the actress had said that she continues to feel the effects of being exposed to the world. In an interview with Scott Feinberg on The Hollywood Reporter 's Awards Chatter Podcast in November , the actress opened up about the leak, admitting that she still hadn't come to terms with what happened. I think that I am still actually processing,' she explained. There was not one person in the world that is not capable of seeing these intimate photos of me. The Hunger Games star revealed that several women had contacted her about bringing a lawsuit against technology company Apple which later revealed hackers hadn't penetrated its systems, as was widely believed, rather targeted 'names, passwords and security questions'. During the interview, Lawrence recalled a time when someone came up to her following the incident and described her as a role model for young women, forcing her to run to the toilets and burst into tears. Touching on the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment scandal which came to light a month prior, the star described the film producer as a 'paternal' figure in her career.
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Coming to terms with the leak
One of the four people accused of leaking nude celebrity photos in a hacking scandal has been sentenced to eight months in prison, The Guardian reported. But if you're human, it's terrifying. Kate Upton was among the celebrities whose nude photos were leaked. Garofano pleaded guilty in April, admitting to using a phishing scam to trick users into giving him their iCloud usernames and passwords.
A hacker was sentenced to eight months in prison on Wednesday for a scheme that exposed intimate photos of the actor Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities. George Garofano, 26, was accused of illegally hacking the private Apple iCloud accounts of people, including Hollywood stars as well as average internet users, allowing their nude photos and private information to be spread around the internet. He was one of four people charged in the hacking scandal , in which private photos of Lawrence, Kate Upton, Kirsten Dunst and others were published online.
Naked pictures of Jennifer Lawrence were leaked on photo website 4chan on August 31 Dozens of explicit photographs of the Hunger Games star appeared online - one of celebrities that hackers claimed to have targeted. Jennifer first shot to fame in film Winter's Bone and went on to give an Oscar winning performance in Silver Linings Playbook.