Twitter Hacking of Stars ★ ”Gloomy Indeed”
Accesive attention on the hacking of celebraties/entertainers increased after several artists got hacked on twitter.
On August 31, 2NE1′s Park Bom created a new twitter account after she found out her old one was hacked. Bom soon got in touch with her fans after they found out and read her info in which she wrote ‘itz real Bom… somebody changed ma info.. & password….T.T’ with a gloomy emoticon. Even though Bom is active again on Twitter during 2NE1 activities, she still has the info written on her twitteraccount.
In April, Wonder Girls member Sohee also expierienced something similar, except the hacker left rude messages on her twitter leaving 235,688 followers stunned. The hacker posted something with ”Stupid black people, how are you doin?’. It soon became a controversy but Sohee’s agency soon explained the situation making the controversy dissapear there and then. The first one to actually enlighten the fans about Sohee’s account was labelmate 2PM’s Taecyeon who tweeted about her account being hacked.
Another incident was with JYJ’s Hero Jaejoong last October. Jaejoong tweeted a warning to someone who had been trying to hack his twitter account gaining attention from lots of fans. Especially when he tweeted that if the person wouldn’t stop, he would delete his account. Fans became cautious but soon the hacker stopped and nothing bad happend.
Davichi’s Kang Minkyung also expierienced something similar, but soon was resolved. After putting it on her MySpace, her old twitter account got deleted and she soon made a new one.
These are just a few of the celebreties that got hacked on Twitter for no actual reason. Celebs revealed their own discomfort, and especially since the K-Pop fans around the world have a mature attitude that mostly requires when being a fan of a celeb.