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But that hack tarnished the images and harmed the careers of government workers, politicians, prosecutors, and media figures as well as private citizens.“Immediately upon learning this information, we took several steps to review the situation and bring in the right external partners to support our investigation,” a statement issued over the weekend reads.
The password “12345” was used more than 635 thousand times, and “123456789,” more than 585 thousand times.Adult Friend Finder bills itself as “the hottest dating, hookup and sex community.” Members are asked a host of personal information, including marital or relationship status, sexual orientation and intimate interests.The company did not describe the nature of the data breach, but said it had taken immediate steps to protect members’ privacy by “temporarily disabling the username search function and masking usernames of any users we believe were affected by the security issue.” Friend Finder Networks said it has 600 million-plus members on more than 40,000 sites.In 2015 information about 3,9 million users’ sexual preferences was leaked from the site.The leak is massively larger than the Ashley Madison hack that exposed 32 million accounts in August 2015.The hack included even 15 million ‘deleted’ accounts, which the site kept for unknown reasons.
“While a number of these claims proved to be false extortion attempts, we did identify and fix a vulnerability that was related to the ability to access source code through an injection vulnerability,” ZDNet quoted from an email by CEO Diana Ballou.
The database did not include detailed information like analogue Ashley Madison did, but it still could be used to confirm whether a person had signed up for the service.
Adult Friend Finder presents itself as the world’s largest internet community for swinging and sex.
In the top-100 domains there was not one using the Russian “.ru,” however, there were 61 million Gmail addresses.
This is the second breach of Adult Friend Finder in 1.5 years.
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