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This attack, which took place in November, exposed user data from several of Friend Finder Network’s websites, including Adult Friend Finder.com, Penthouse.com, and other adult webcam sites.
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.”In addition, because despite having been sold off from Friend Finder’s Network back in February, 7 million Penthouse accounts were inexplicably still also on the Friend Finder’s Network network, CEO Kelly Holland told ZDNET that “We are aware of the data hack and we are waiting on Friend Finder to give us a detailed account of the scope of the breach and their remedial actions in regard to our data.”This serves as just one more example of the fact that if you are going to do something that you want to keep completely private, don’t do it on the Internet.
The attack began creating problems for Internet users reaching an array of sites, including Twitter, Amazon, Tumblr, Reddit, Spotify and Netflix.Data breaches from adult dating sites can be damaging for users.Friend Finder Networks, the company behind adult dating site Adult Friend Finder has been hit with a massive hack — exposing more than 400 million user accounts.Another 63 million come from adult webcam site Cams.com, 7 million come from adult magazine Penthouse.com, and over a million apiece from and i It's significantly larger than the hack of extramarital affairs dating website Ashley Madison back in 2015, which saw nearly 40 million user accounts leaked to the world.Immediately upon learning this information, we took several steps to review the situation and bring in the right external partners to support our investigation,” Diana Ballou, vice president of Friend Finder Networks, said in a statement to .Currently, the only other breach that comes close to matching the Friend Finder Networks hack in size is the My Space data breach, which resulted in over 359 million user accounts being leaked online.You can take a look at your own house from outer space via Google Earth, you can look at famous paintings - down to the very last grizzly brushstroke - via Google Art Project, and you can look at what's hot and what's not in Spain - or anywhere in the world - with Google Trends. Those of you who breathed a sigh of relief over the hacking of the Ashley Madison adult cheaters site because instead you are on one of the Friend Finder sex hookup sites, such as Adult Friend Finder (Adult Friend Finder.com) – guess what?Friend Finder Networks is the latest company to experience a massive hack, resulting in the leak of over 412 million user accounts.To put that into perspective, last year’s Ashley Madison hack affected 32 million users.