Canadian pop star Justin Bieber’s Twitter account was hacked in 2012 and an unauthorised message saying “19 million my ass” was sent to his fans.
Selena Gomez’s social media accounts were hijacked and misused, after a hacker posted defamatory messages from her Facebook and Twitter profiles in 2011.
On Thursday afternoon, Khalil posted a note into Zuckerberg’s timeline. “Sorry for breaking your privacy [to post] to your wall,” it read, “i [had] no other choice to make after all the reports I sent to Facebook team”. Within minutes, Facebook engineers were reaching out to Khalil. He’d made his point.