Singer Lady Gaga’s Facebook and Twitter accounts were hacked, and were used to publishing multiple messages, seemingly from the singer, offering “free iPad2’s to each one of you”. Lady Gaga has got more than 45 million likes on her Facebook page. More than 100,000 Lady Gaga followers got convinced to visited a site requesting personal details.

The message included a link to a webpage where users were greeted with a message saying:

[box_dark]“So for the next 72 hours we will be hosting a massive giveaway to all the Mother Monster fans. Sign up and receive your special Lady Gaga edition iPad in time for the Holidays! For contest rules and registration visit the link below.”[/box_dark]

[box_dark]“Monsters, I’m giving away FREE ipad2′s to each one of you in the spirit of the holidays :) ”[/box_dark]

Source: bbc