G-Dragon takes legal action against hackers who leaked news of his new relationship

23 September 2016 / 1 month 1 day ago

G-Dragon's privacy was intruded on after photos leaked from his personal Instagram account that he had set to private.

The hacker changed the settings to public and exposed his relationship with Japanese model Nana Komatsu.

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His agency, YG Entertainment released the following statement laying out his plans to take legal action against the hacker and also against netizens who left malicious comments:

“G-Dragon has been using his private Instagram account in order to share the daily lives of himself and some close friends around him. It is an illegal act to hack and share private accounts of his Instagram users. The person responsible for the hacking has broken the law by changing the settings on his Instagram account from ‘private’ to ‘public.’ Due to this, the account which only was accessed by 150 people was widely shared to the public. Some photos were also altered by Photoshop before being shared widely through the web.”

YG Entertainment also said that they were going to take action against those responsible for spreading rumours with the intention of defaming their artist, reports Koreaboo.

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