Users on Twitter were able to use the tool from Github — which was published for two days before being shared to Hacker News — to access their own accounts before it seems Apple patched the hole today. The owner of the tool noticed it was patched at 3:20am PT.
Sad to see this happen to all involved, but really, it’s 2014 and people should know better. If you don’t want any of your intimacy leaked online for all to see, either don’t take the pictures, or at least don’t use an electronic device that can connect to the web in any way. THERE IS NO FOOLPROOF SYSTEM! Anything can be hacked eventually. Common sense people.