Posts Tagged Celebrity

How to protect your data in the cloud

In this May 10, 2014 file photo, Jennifer Lawrence attends the "X-Men: Days of Future Past" world premiere in New York. As investigators worked Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, to determine who stole and posted nude photos of several female celebrities online, efforts by the stars to have the images removed from websites made them increasingly difficult to find. Copyright complaints apparently prompted the removal of the image from sharing site Imgur.com and rendered links on the social networking site Reddit inoperable in what experts call an online version of “whack a mole” that will never fully scrub the intimate photos of Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence and other stars from the Internet. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, file)

NEW YORK (AP) — The theft of nude photographs from celebrities’ online accounts has thrown a spotlight on the security of cloud computing, a system used by a growing number of Americans to store personal information over the Internet.

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NFL star, boxer Charlie Powell dies in California

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Charlie Powell, the San Diego sports all-star who was one of the first black NFL players and who later became a boxer and fought Cassius Clay, has died. He was 82.

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Justin Verlander addresses online photo hacking

CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Verlander wants to keep his private life just that — private.

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Apple acknowledges some celebrity info compromised

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is acknowledging that computer hackers broke into the accounts of several celebrities to steal personal photos that have been posted online, a security breakdown that the iPhone maker blamed on the intruders’ ability to figure out passwords and bypass other safeguards.

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Former Seahawk Ware arrested on suspicion of DUI

SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks running back Spencer Ware has been arrested for investigation of driving under the influence.

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