Man Admits Using Facebook to Hack Women’s Email Accounts, Share Personal Photos

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A California man has admitted to hijacking the passwords of many women’s Facebook accounts, scanning the victims’ sent folders for compromising photographs, then posting those photos on their profile and/or sending the photos to the victims’ email list. The Washington Post reports that one victim told authorities the intrusion felt like “virtual rape,” and “Facebook should have caught his activities more quickly.”

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Elaine Rigoli

Elaine Rigoli is PRIVATE WiFi’s manager of digital content strategy.