12 Celebs, Political Figures Hacked; FBI Investigating

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(KTVI) – TMZ reports that several big named celebrities and political figures have been the target of a hacker and their financial information posted online.

According the TMZ, the prominent figures include Jay-z and Beyonce, Mel Gibson, Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton and even former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden. The information on Clinton and Biden was reportedly incomplete.

The website reports the celebrities financial information including social security numbers, mortgage information and credit card information was posted to a website, but that site was untraceable.

Now the LAPD and FBI are investigating. Click here for tips on how to avoid being hacked.

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