Adult friend finder scam
Friend Finders Network did disclose to that it had been aware of vulnerabilities and had taken steps to correct it.Reached by phone, a company representative noted that they could not disclose information about the breach, but that they would be in touch. On November 13, 2016, it was reported that a database of over 412 million accounts, including usernames, e-mails, and passwords, had been breached and leaked from several Friend Finder Networks websites.The breach included account data from Adult Friend Finder (which constituted over 339 million accounts), Cams.com, and Penthouse, including accounts that had supposedly been deleted.The personal and romantic information of 4 million individuals has been exposed following the hack of Adult Friend Finder, an adult-oriented online dating site.
This connection may be used to tarnish individuals’ reputations and could enable extortionists to make credible threats to such users.
The passwords were either stored as plain text or encrypted using the obsolete and insecure SHA-1 cipher.
Adult dating service company Friend Finder Network has reportedly been hacked, with over 412 million accounts, email addresses, and passwords from their websites made available on criminal marketplaces.
Notably, the database does not include more detailed personal information, but could still be used to confirm whether a person was a user of the service.
Breach notification site first reported the attack, indicating that over 300 million Adult Friend Finder accounts were affected, as well as over 60 million accounts from