An investigation into the security of apps used by the Biden and Trump campaigns was launched this week after the president claimed "nobody gets hacked" during a political rally in Arizona.
The "Fault In Our Stars" and "Baby Driver" actor left his fans perplexed by a string of late night selfies on Instagram.
Pegasus malware, typically sold to intelligence agencies, can spy on calls and texts while also recording audio and video from phones.
"Even the best and brightest can fall prey to hacking," one cybersecurity researcher said following the suspected breach.
Usernames and passwords from the DD Perks app may have been exposed.
"The airline should have immediately informed those affected," claimed one cybersecurity expert.
During a raid, police reportedly found hacking files and instructions had been saved in a folder named "hacky hack hack."
Instagram users are flooding the company's Twitter account with requests for help.
A cybersecurity researcher sent vibrate commands to a butt plug from his laptop.
Gomez has 125 million followers, the highest of any one on Instagram.
The Department of Defense uses a decades-old nuclear system, according to a 2016 report by the Government Accountability Office.
Swimmer's website targeted by same hacking collective that took down Donald Trump's website.
Successful hack in the case of "Shield" actor Michael Jace is another sign authorities are turning to third parties rather than manufacturers.
Senior analyst warns: "We are not dealing with your average hacker"