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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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Dang it! Where are the Larter and Kunis pics???

1105 days ago


121 for posting naked celebrity photos that they willingly posed for but child molesters get released after about 10 years or less... nice

1105 days ago


You are a Joke! This idiot tortures Vanessa Hiudgens for 4 years -she goes to the FBI for help and this investigation starts and all you mention are Kunis (whose pics we never saw) Johanseen who's pics are recent?

Give me a break

1105 days ago


They'll end up giving him a job.

1105 days ago


I want to see a mugshot of this christopher chaney guy TMZ!

1105 days ago


Pages of comments and does nobody realize it's 121 years he is facing? He will not get a full sentence and will likely plea out to a couple counts out of the dozens to hundreds that they can press against him. Sure they'll want to make an example out of him, but I doubt he'll serve 30 years. Still harsh for him, but that's what happens when you violate famous peoples privacy.

1105 days ago

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If word is if you want the feds to do something about getting stricter guidelines in regards to your personal data on your phone. You're gonna have to do some minor damage to the celebs because ain't no damn way they gonna listen to the little people. When celebs cry it makes the news. When normal people cry they get ushered into the back room. Sad to say but I'm sure as the sun rises every morning and sets every evening we'll be hearing more about celebrities phones and personal computers getting hacked. Because if you want to sell something you're going to have to have a celebrity do all the talking for you.

1105 days ago


This guy is effing brilliant. what I want to know is, how retarded are these people for taking nude photos of themselves on their phones? Seems so childish. I guess they ARE actors and singers etc. Self obsessed fame whores. Funny thing is, none of the photos were flattering IMO.

1105 days ago


where the pics at?

1105 days ago


Charles is a fox. Evan is cute. Tall Russian-looking dude in back is hot; make him work shirtless. Brian is sexy. Shivonne is a bitch, please fire her.
With love, Luke

1104 days ago


Just because they are celebrities is all ,if this happens to one of us regular people he will gets probably "probation" money talks for sure .Do you see any celebritie in jail for ever I don'think so!Only OJ and they got him for something less that the real crime he commited years early killing his wife and friend.

1104 days ago


Molest a child = 5-10 years
Upload celebrity images you didn't take = 121 years
Abort a child = Profit

1104 days ago



Serves these 4chan using retards right. Most of their users are dumbass teenagers who grow out of the visual retardation when they first experience the touch of a boob.

However, a law should be passed placing anyone over 25 years old and still posting on 4chan under immediate arrest and sentencing them to life in a state sponsored rape cage known as maximum security prison. This Cheney bitch was probably some psychologically unbalanced loner anyway who was eventually going to go on a killing spree and become an hero. Lock his pimply ass up and throw away the key. Hail the rich and powerful and **** the permavirgin hacker swine that pollute the internet from their parent's basements and ****ty 1 room apartment dumps.

1104 days ago


Celebrities, stop taking naked pictures of yourselves! Then there won't be anything to hack and leak! It's not that damn difficult! Also, for something like that, he should get 5 years probation and be banned from computers for about 2 years, TOPS, as a punishment. Actual jail time should be reserved for actual criminals, like rapists and murderers!

1104 days ago


Christopher Chaney Hacked into 50 plus cell phones, at the most he hurt a few peoples feelings! Now he stands to do 121 years in prison at the taxpayers expense? let me get this strait....Casey Anthony walks, and we have to cloth, feed, house and provide Medical attention for this Turd for the next century?....for hacking cell phones? WTF! "I'm Just saying"

1103 days ago
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