But the social media nightmare is far from over for Selena Gomez who is reportedly bracing herself for a leak of private photos and messages after her account was targeted, reports The Sun.
The Hands To Myself hitmaker, 25, is among a list of celebrity users of the social media platform who have been warned to increase their security after their personal accounts were breached.
'I came home after filming and changed all my security settings, I went mad changing my password every day.
The loss of control you would feel knowing these pictures are there without your consent or knowledge, I think it would ruin my life.' 'Most of the time when a home computer gets hacked is when people haven't kept it up to date.
The Fappening started in 2014 when a hacker managed to access the i Cloud accounts of several celebrities, stealing photos which were taken with i Phones and then uploaded to the cloud, either or automatically by their devices for backup purposes.
More celebrities have joined this year’s list of the Fappening, with the list expanding with Lindsey Vonn, Miley Cyrus, Kristen Stewart, and Tiger Woods.
Members of Gomez's team took to Twitter with updates on the situation before the Bad Liar singer's account was fully restored.
Justin previously opened up about feeling violated by the photos taken of him when he was enjoying a tropical vacation, stripping off on a private terrace.'Like, I feel like I can’t step outside and feel like I can go outside naked,' he told Access Hollywood in 2015.'Like, you should feel comfortable in your own space…
The original Fappening scandal which occurred in 2014 is now getting a new reboot this year, as several celebrities’ accounts were hacked recently, with their nude photos being posted online this week despite threats of legal action against whoever publishes and spreads the X-rated content.