Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger and More Celebs Were Victims of Hacking Website
The Justice Department, Secret Service, FBI and Los Angeles Police Department are investigating the origins of a website that reportedly stole and published information such as social security numbers and credit reports for a wide swath of Hollywood and Washington, D.C., elite, according to the Daily News. The information began to surface Monday, with A-listers including Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Kim Kardashian, Britney Spears, Donald Trump, Ashton Kutcher, Hulk Hogan and Mel Gibson being targeted alongside high-profile politicians such as Vice President Joe Biden and first lady Michelle Obama. A lawyer for Hogan told the News he was aware the investigation was ongoing and expected to see the criminal(s) involved brought to justice. As of Wednesday, reports suggested that the hackers may be based in Russia.