Victoria Justice, are disputing the authenticity of the pictures, whereas others, together with Jennifer Lawrence (nicely, her PR agent), have confirmed their legitimacy.
When contacted by Mashable, a spokesperson for Jennifer Lawrence issued the next assertion:
This can be a flagrant violation of privateness. The authorities have been contacted and can prosecute anybody who posts the stolen pictures of Jennifer Lawrence.Once more, it hasn’t been established that this was the results of an iCloud hack. In a remark, actress Mary Elizabeth stated “understanding these photographs have been deleted way back, I can solely think about the creepy effort that went into this,” suggesting this may increasingly haven't been the case.
Understanding these pictures have been deleted way back, I can solely think about the creepy effort that went into this. Feeling for everybody who obtained hacked.That being stated, Apple has been criticized for iCloud’s safety a number of occasions prior to now, and an assault did take down its developer middle for a number of weeks final summer time. If the stories are true, what a horrible time for dangerous PR, simply forward of subsequent month’s iPhone occasion.
— Mary E. Winstead (@M_E_Winstead) August 31, 2014