A massive data breach targeting adult dating and entertainment company Friend Finder Network has exposed more than million accounts. The hack includes million accounts from AdultFriendFinder. These were the biggest hacks, leaks and data breaches of Read More. On top of that, 62 million accounts from Cams. The data accounts for two decades' worth of data from the company's largest sites, according to breach notification LeakedSource , which obtained the data.
AdultFriendFinder was hacked again in October According to LeakedSource, which acquired a copy of the dataset, this amounts to more than m accounts, many with plaintext passwords , from AdultFriendFinder and associated websites. The site was compromised with a local file inclusion exploit, which means the website's code allowed access to files on the server that aren't supposed to be public.
The details of over million user accounts have been leaked in the attack, which was described by the company that found it as, "the largest breach we've ever seen". The attack was uncovered by security firm LeakedSource , which said that the leak occured in October Along with the illicit dating site, other Friend Finder Network sites such as Penthouse. The investigation also found that many users who had tried to delete their accounts had not managed to do so, suggesting the sites had kept their personal details to use for marketing or advertising purposes.