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Kate Gosselin is considering legal action after her former babysitter claimed that estranged husband Jon hacked into her emails, phone records and online bank accounts.

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According to RadarOnline.com, nanny Stephanie Santoro said Jon bragged about hacking into the mother of eight's personal accounts and said that he would use the information he found against her.

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"Kate Gosselin has heard the allegations made by Stephanie Santoro that Jon Gosselin 'hacked' into her e-mails, phone, and online accounts, and she is profoundly disturbed by them," her law firm, Schnader Harrison Segal and Lewis, said in a statement Thursday. "Under the circumstances, Ms. Gosselin is carefully considering all of her legal options regarding this matter, and she will pursue them if and when the time is right."

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Santoro was rumored to have had a romantic affair with the unemployed 32-year-old and reportedly told a magazine that they had sex nine times while she worked for the family.

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