OnlyFans is ‘hacked’: Express images of lots of of performers, together with Bella Thorne are ‘leaked on-line by cybercriminals’
- Express images of lots of of OnlyFans performers, together with Bella Thorne, have reportedly been leaked on-line by hackers
- In line with BackChannel, a safety firm that research the habits of cybercriminals, a hyperlink to a Google Drive folder was shared on a hacker discussion board
- BackChannel founder Aaron DeVera stated Google Drive folder contained folders for 279 OnlyFans creators, with one folder having 10GB of movies and images
- OnlyFans hasn’t confirmed the hack and a DailyMail.com request for remark to the corporate was not instantly returned Wednesday afternoon
Express images of lots of of OnlyFans performers, together with Bella Thorne, have reportedly been leaked on-line by hackers.
In line with BackChannel, a safety firm that research the habits of cybercriminals, a hyperlink to a Google Drive folder was ‘shared on a low-tier hacker discussion board by a risk actor recognized for accumulating and exchanging sexually express materials’ final month.
BackChannel says the folder comprises movies and photos stolen from lots of of OnlyFans creators.
‘In our effort to inform all customers and unfold consciousness of the exercise, BackChannel is notifying impacted customers, the cloud providers supplier, and different involved events threatened by this safety incident,’ wrote in a disclosure on-line.
OnlyFans hasn’t confirmed the hack and a DailyMail.com request for remark to the corporate was not instantly returned Wednesday afternoon.
It is also unclear if the fabric was content material already shared on OnlyFans and behind a paywall or if it is also materials that creators hadn’t posted.
A whole lot of OnlyFans creators, together with Bella Thorne (left and proper), have reportedly been hacked by cybercriminals who posted express photographs on-line
BackChannel says the folder comprises movies and photos stolen from lots of of OnlyFans performers (disclosure pictured)
BackChannel founder Aaron DeVera informed BleepingComputer that the Google Drive folder initially contained folders for 279 OnlyFans creators, with one of many folders having over 10GB of movies and images.
DeVera stated it seems that all the content material was uploaded into the folder in October 2020.
‘OnlyFans has considerably weak content material controls round their content material, and there are many bots and scrapers a reliable subscriber can use. What makes this distinctive is that so many customers had been bundled in a single folder,’ DeVera informed BleepingComputer.
His crew additionally believes that it was compiled by a couple of individual.
‘This suggests that a number of contributors doubtless added to the cache, or that the uploader sourced the content material from a number of leaks. We don’t assess that the poster on RaidForums is the unique uploader of the Google Drive content material,’ DeVera added.
The folder additionally seems to have been shared from the Metropolis Faculty of San Francisco account.
BackChannel representatives are at the moment attempting to contact them to take away the complete folder.
A DailyMail.com request for remark to Thorne’s reps was not instantly returned.
Thorne (left and proper) together with Cardi B, Blac Chyna and Tyga are among the many celebrities who use the platform
OnlyFans is a content material subscription service based mostly in London. Creators on the positioning can earn cash from customers who subscribe to their content material.
Thorne together with Cardi B, Blac Chyna and Tyga are among the many celebrities who use the platform.
It is unclear if another data like bank cards or financial institution accounts had been stolen throughout the incident.
BackChannel created a web-based instrument that enables OnlyFans creators to test to see if their accounts had been impacted.
If a creator’s content material is discovered within the leak, BackChannel recommends customers to go to https://labac.dev/content, which can be utilized to get the content material eliminated.
The incident comes months after Thorne sparked outrage with intercourse employees when she joined OnlyFans after which raked in $1million on her first day.
The previous Disney star created an OnlyFans profile in August 2020.
However she angered a number of individuals who slammed her for charging $200 for a ‘bare’ photograph the place she was not really nude.
Thorne apologized on the time however intercourse employees blamed her for the subscription platform instating new fee caps and holds.
Content material creators stated Solely Followers subsequently imposed fee caps of $50 on pay-per-view posts from a earlier cap of $200, and a $100 cap on suggestions.