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Taylor Swift's Twitter account gets hacked

Taylor Swift's Instagram and Twitter accounts were just hacked by the cyber group Lizard Squad who even threatened to post nude photos of the singer

Taylor Swift's social accounts were hacked this week -- but not to worry, everything is under control. And no, there's no nude pics floating around, Swift says.

The 25-year-old singer wrote about the incident on Tumblr: "My Twitter got hacked but don't worry, Twitter is deleting the hacker tweets and locking my account until they can figure out how this happened and get me new passwords. Never a dull moment."

Whoever got ahold of Swift's Twitter account posted a tweet about followig someone who claims to be the "leader" of Lizard Squad. The hackers also claimed to have nude photos of the pop star, which they would release for a small payment in Bitcoin, reports The Verge. Swift's Instagram account was hacked, too.

Swift took to Twitter later to tell her 51 million-plus fans that there are no real nude photos of her online -- so don't believe everything you see:

Swift seemed to be in good spirits about the whole thing, even referencing her hit "Shake It Off" in one tweet:

Last summer, several celebrities were victims of a major hacking endeavor, which resulted in nude images surfacing online.

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