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claims 6.5 million active profiles, makes sure each message appears as if the sender is registered on the same site as the user.“We’ve got large sites in our system,” Mark Edwards, sales director for World Dating Partners, told Betabeat, although he declined to name any clients.Her profile is one of a purported 14.9 million for sale on Sale Dating Profiles.com, where the inventory also includes 10,000 U. profiles for 0; 15,000 Russians for 0, and 70,000 Australians for .A pack of 2,500 lesbian profiles goes for 0, or 4.8 cents apiece; gay men are .003 cents each and are sold in a pack of 410,000.Details of the security breach were reported by the U. One of the largest dating websites, Adult Friend Finder bills itself as a place to "hookup, find sex or meet someone hot now" and has over 64 million members worldwide.The hacker claiming responsibility, who goes by the handle ROR[RG], posted several spreadsheets detailing the data records of more than 3.5 million users.As new people sign up for your site, their profiles get copied into the main database to be reused by other sites.
According to her online dating profile, she is 5’8” with blue eyes and dark brown hair.
They sell bulk packages of profiles that seem to include a fair number of actual singles alongside somewhat more questionable Russian beauties, Nigerian bankers and half-empty profiles, which sometimes sell for less than a dime a dozen.
Betabeat emailed 208 men and women whose profiles are being sold on Sale Dating Profiles. Only five people responded, none of whom knew their profiles were for sale.
But recently, niche sites like JDate, Christian Mingle, Asian Beauties.com, Must Love Pets and Farmers Only have become trendy.
Each new dating site needs faces for its catalog, and much of the dubious behavior is driven by the need for more profiles.