Another said he 'wasn't surprised' by the breach.
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It is second in size only to Yahoo, which revealed in September that data about some million users had been stolen by Adultcreind sponsored" hackers. The firm said "after much internal deliberation" it would not make the Friend Finder Network s searchable "for the time being". But he added that the nature of AFF's explicit images and messages could still cause problems.
AFF's parent company owns explicit webcam sites, whose s are also believed to have been stolen.
As a result, Conru started Adult FriendFinder, which he described as "a release valve". Leaked Source, which reported the latest breachsaid it was the biggest data leak it had ever seen. The breach included million Adult FriendFinder user s, including data for 15 million s that had supposedly been "deleted".
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After flnder that site inhe launched FriendFinder. Including Friend Finder Networks' other explicit sites, the entire breach is said to include information about million s.
Leaked Source provides a free service that tells visitors if their addresses have been compromised, but charges them to find out what associated data has been leaked. It said it had already fixed a vulnerability but would not confirm there had been a breach.
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Adult FriendFinder has an affiliate program, whereby webmasters are compensated for referring users to the site. The leak is said to cover 20 years of -ins, including deleted s. The passwords had not been encrypted at all, or even hashed with the obsolete and insecure SHA-1 hashing algorithm. The site's operator has begun an investigation.
He added that in some cases s would have been created by other people using someone else's address without their consent. Former employees of the company have claimed that this is their finddr policy and not the result of errors. But it said there were also 5, government addresses - ending.
He tracked down some of the address owners and Aduotfreind about a dozen had said the details were real. History[ edit ] InAndrew Conru created the first online dating site,[ citation needed ] WebPersonals. These employees have stated that the majority of customers do not notice the charges for many months.
A representative of the agency stated that it was "always great to combine a very sexy high octane record with a very sexy brand.