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The Adult Friend Finder website appears to have been hacked, exposing the personal information of hundreds of millions of user accounts. I don’t want to be indelicate, so I’ll just tell you it’s strapline: “Hookup, Find Sex or Meet Someone Hot Now”. Still, it sounds nasty – and there clearly remains the potential for blackmail.
Fortunately, information about individuals’ sexual preferences do not appear to have been included in the exposed databases.
And we all know what a big story that was, how extortionists attempted to blackmail users, and how lives were damaged as a result.
Are there any and email addresses associated with the exposed accounts in this latest breach? Of the 412 million accounts exposed on the breached sites, in 5,650 cases, email addresses have been used to register accounts. Who discovered that Adult Friend Finder had suffered a data breach? The news was made public by Leaked Source, who said that the hackers targeted Friend Finder Network Inc, the parent company of Adult Friend Finder, in October 2016 and stole data that stretched back over the last 20 years.
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