iCloud leaks of celebrity photos
A major center of activity was the link-sharing website Reddit ,  where a subreddit was created for sharing the photos;  in a single day, it amassed over , followers.
Additionally, Apple will broaden and encourage the use of two-factor authentication in future versions of its software and operating systems, such as the then-upcoming IOS 8. October 28, — via www. The hacker responsible for the leak, who described themselves as being a "collector", distributed the leaked images on the image boards 4chan and Anon-IB in exchange for Bitcoin. Brannan pled guilty to federal charges of aggravated identity theft and unauthorized access to a protected computer.