Taylor Swift’s social media accounts were hacked by The Lizard Squad, who are threatening to release nude photos of the singer, according to TMZ.
Tweets emanating from Swift’s Twitter and Instagram accounts this a.m. directed her followers to @lizzard and @veriuser, both of which claim ties to the infamous hacking group believed to be responsible for the 2013 hack of major gaming systems Sony PlayStation and Xbox Live.
— Mashable (@mashable) January 27, 2015
— New York Magazine (@NYMag) January 27, 2015
Twitter has shut down the alleged hackers’ accounts, but not before they threatened to post naked pics of Taylor.
The singer used her Tumblr page to inform her 71,000,000+ fans that she had been hacked.