Christopher Chaney was sentenced Monday in Los Angeles to 10 years in prison for illegally accessing the online accounts of Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis, Christina Aguilera and more than 50 others in the entertainment industry between Nov. 2010 and Oct. 2011.
Chaney pleaded guilty to counts that included wiretapping and unauthorized access to a computer. He was arrested after a yearlong investigation turned up a hard drive of private celebrity photos and extensive personal data.
The Associated Press reports that U.S. District Judge S. James Otero heard a tearful statement from Johansson whose nude photographs — meant for then-husband Ryan Reynolds — were leaked online.
Christina Aguilera said in a statement that, the "feeling of security can never be given back and there is no compensation that can restore the feeling one has from such a large invasion of privacy."
Aguilera, Kunis and Johansson agreed to have their identities made public in an effor to raise awareness about online intrusion.
Two women Chaney knew personally were also his hacking victims. In one case Chaney sent nude photos to a former co-worker's father. Both women said he irreparably damaged their lives, citing anxiety, panic attacks, depression and paranoia. They described him as "calculated, cruel and creepy," reports the AP.