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Indictment in Nude Hacking Case

50 Victims Include

Christina Aguilera, Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis

10/12/2011 11:13 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF


The FBI just released the grand jury indictment of a man who allegedly hacked into the email accounts of 50 victims, including dozens of celebrities.

The indictment was issued against 35-year-old Christopher Chaney of Jacksonville, Florida.  He was arrested this morning by FBI agents, on charges of identity theft, wiretapping and other charges.

According to federal officials, Chaney would use public information to access email accounts of his alleged victims, and then access computers and cell phones under the control of his victims.

Some of the alleged victims include Christina Aguilera, Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis, and celebrity stylist Simone Harouche. Some of the ill-gotten materials included naked photos.

As TMZ first reported, law enforcement sources tell us Chaney allegedly acted alone, and got no money for his alleged misdeeds -- rather, he did it for the thrill.

Chaney faces 121 years in federal prison if convicted on all counts.



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Looks like Asston Kutcher under that mask..

1105 days ago


This is BS! It's not like he stole from them or used their identity to get money or defrauded anyone. He hacked pictures that they took and posted them online. Give him a fine and move on.

1105 days ago


first off the pic made me LOL so generic..second that many years just for hacking email?? if it were me who got hacked they would have stopped looking for the guy.

1105 days ago


ten years to get osama; only a few months to catch the guy responsible for leaking 2 nude photos of scarjo. GO FBI! America... **** YEAH!

1105 days ago


why don't you arrest the "stars" for being arse stupid....really who does that...12 year olds???? funny, casey anthony gets nothing for murdering her baby and this guy can get 121 years...that is eff'd one should press charges against this guy....

1105 days ago


Nothing like dumbass celebrities. How about not posting naked pictures of yourselves when you know someone can hack them esp if you're a famous celebrity. Duh!!

1105 days ago


I'm pretty sure the guy with the ski-mask is Rogue Warrior.

1105 days ago


If you are going to do this you really should be living in some 3rd world country where the authorities wouldn't care nor deport you over this. Otherwise you can be assured the Feds will eventually track you down.

1105 days ago


My question is do these celebs support a 121 year sentence? Is the sentence a reflection of societies values? You think email hackers are worse then killers? Worse then the billions scammed on wallstreet? This guys probably some geek who spent too much time being isolated from society and his juvenile pranks going to send him away for life? Cant rehab hackers like you claim to rehab perverts? Rapists and killers get out all the time....

1105 days ago


121 years for leaking some nudie pics?? Child please! Pics weren't even any good...except maybe the Vanessa Hudgins pics...still, dude is in Florida so I guess he'll get nothing, just ask Casey Anthony!

1105 days ago


Damn..there goes all the good pics.. Thanks a lot Bin Laden and Obama!!!

1105 days ago


Good to see police can track down an electric peeping Tom but let the financial thieves who stole retirement funds of thousands get away scott free!

1105 days ago


Gotta say it: share the photos or it didn't happen.

1105 days ago


Celebs are pissed because they aren't making the money off it. Plain and simple. 99% of them with end up showing it off in a Movie when their career tanks. They know they are marked people, yet still continue to act like children. Don't like the attention? Don't do stupid things.

1105 days ago

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121 years!!?!?!?? That's ridiculous.

1105 days ago
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