World News – The apparent hacking that led to the online leak of alleged nude photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other female stars triggered a new hashtag among Twitter users who tackled the issue of having private, risqué or incriminating content on one’s cellphone.
Posted under #IfMyPhoneGotHacked, responses conveyed in the tweets range from self-deprecating to concerned about Internet security. The hashtag was at times one of Twitter’s top trending topics in the United States.
Gene Dillion @trans_Gene_der
#IfMyPhoneGotHacked I feel like I would owe someone for emotional damages and a lifetime of trauma once they opened my browser history…
#ifmyphonegothacked it would be a scary invasion of privacy that would leave me rattled and nervous, impeding my ability to live my life