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People planning to get divorced should change their email addresses as soon as they have separated in order to prevent spouses hacking into their account and finding information which can be used against them which in light of Anthea Turner's revelations are even more apt now.

Nicola McInnes, head of family law at Gorvins Solicitors has issued a warning about the rise of the so-called spousal hackers, after an increasing number of clients have complained that their divorcing partner has broken into their email accounts and social media sites such as Facebook.

Says Nicola: “ It`s critical for anyone planning a divorce to change their email address and change all their social media passwords to stop their warring partner having access to sensitive information which could give them an advantage during divorce proceedings.”

“We`ve found that hacking spouses are...

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