Many celeb official YouTube channels have been hacked. It’s unclear if a bug in YouTube have led these channels hacked or hackers gained entry to their accounts by hacking into their emails. Nevertheless, the next celeb accounts had been hacked on the time of publishing this information article:-
- Shakira (ShakiraVEVO)
- Selena Gomez (SelenaGomezVEVO)
- Chris Brown (ChrisBrownVEVO)
- Luis Fonsi (LuisFonsiVEVO)
- Put up Malone (PostMaloneVEVO)
- Kaaris (KaarisOfficialVEVO)
- Lacrim (LacrimMusicVEVO)
- Vevo (Vevo)
- Katy Perry
- Maître Gims (MaitreGimsVEVO)
- Taylor Swift (TaylorSwiftVEVO)
But, the record continues to develop.
In accordance with the movies which have been renamed, the hackers look like protesting on-line by asking for Palestine’s freedom through the use of the “FreePalestine” tags whereas some movies had a title with “F*ck Illuminati”. Whereas viewing what @OpIsrael means on Wikipedia, it seems that the hackers are anti-israel.
The hackers concerned on this breach seems to be codenamed:
- Akashi IT
Replace:- The hacker Prosox have shared the following tweet on this twitter account:
In accordance with Prosox’s tweet, it seems like there’s a vulnerability in YouTube that allowed hackers to replace video titles. Nevertheless, it’s unclear if YouTube is conscious of the vulnerability or not.
As this story remains to be growing, we are going to replace this text as quickly as we get extra info concerning the breach.