Cassidy Wolf, May 2012
Cassidy Marie Wolf
July 5, 1994
|Title||Miss California Teen USA 2013|
Miss Teen USA 2013
|Beauty pageant titleholder|
|Miss California Teen USA 2012|
Miss California Teen USA 2013
Miss Teen USA 2013
While attending Great Oak High School in Temecula, she was crowned Miss Greater San Diego Teen USA. Wolf was crowned Miss California Teen USA in 2013, and later the same year Miss Teen USA 2013 on August 10, 2013 in the Bahamas. Wolf was crowned the 31st Miss Teen USA. She was 1st Runner-Up at Miss California Teen USA 2012.
Victim of sextortion
Wolf was a victim of sextortion, after photographs of her were hacked and used in an attempt to blackmail her. The FBI ran a probe after Wolf reported a threatening email demanding a 'special performance' for the hacker, who she suspected to be Jared James Abrahams, her former high school classmate. Wolf never created the video demanded, and on September 26, 2013, Abrahams surrendered to FBI agents in Orange County. In November 2013, Abrahams pleaded guilty to hacking over 100-150 women and installing the highly invasive malware Blackshades on their computers in order to obtain nude images and videos of them. One of his victims was a 14-year-old girl. On March 18, 2014; Abrahams was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison.
Wolf was a semi-finalist for the Los Angeles Music Center Spotlight Awards and a Merit Recipient for the National Young Arts Foundation. She has also been awarded several talent scholarships to Joffrey Ballet in New York City and was invited to be part of the professional Trainee Jazz Program.
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- "Cassidy Wolf, Miss Teen USA, claims she was extorted by an online hacker, report says". CBS News. August 14, 2013. Retrieved September 12, 2013.
- "FBI arrests hacker, 19, who 'sextorted Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf with naked pictures he took after logging in to webcam in her bedroom'". Mail Online. September 26, 2013. Retrieved March 19, 2014.
- Moss, Caroline (March 18, 2014). "Hacker Who 'Sextorted' Miss Teen USA Gets 18 Months In Prison". Business Insider. Retrieved March 19, 2014.
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- "CASSIDY WOLF". missuniverse.com. Retrieved September 27, 2013.
|Awards and achievements|
| Miss Teen USA
K. Lee Graham
| Miss California Teen USA
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