In 2009, naked photographs of American baseball star Grady Sizemore circulated on the internet after being stolen from the email account of his then girlfriend, Playboy Playmate Brittany Binger.
A total of 15 photos were circulated – some showing Sizemore posing in his bathroom mirror wearing a suit, but others that showed him nude or only partially clothed. In one of the pictures, still easily available on the web, the Cleveland Indians’ star is using a coffee mug to protect his err.. modesty.
Clearly Sizemore intended these photographs, taken on his cellphone’s camera, to only be shared with his model girlfriend – but lax computer security meant they were seen by a much larger audience.
According to media reports, a 19-year-old woman has now been arrested in connection with the offence
Leah M Ayers, of Apple Valley, California, has been charged with two counts of…
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.