Inside the strange and seedy world where hackers trade celebrity nudes

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When nude photos of more than 100 prominent celebrities began appearing on the internet over Labor Day weekend, people assumed that the leak was intentional: there was a hacker, or hackers, who were posting these images for fun or profit, and they had used recently discovered security flaws in Apple’s iCloud system to break into accounts and make off with these pictures.

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