Almost every account friendfinder network was cracked, thanks to the company’s poor security practices. Even “deleted” accounts were found in the breach. 373 12 12 12 12-5. 449 1 1 0 .
13 7 7 7 1. What are you looking for? 0022 accounts were found in the breach. A massive data breach targeting adult dating and entertainment company Friend Finder Network has exposed more than 412 million accounts. That also includes over 15 million “deleted” accounts that wasn’t purged from the databases. On top of that, 62 million accounts from Cams.
But it’s not known who carried out this most recent hack. When asked, Revolver denied he was behind the data breach, and instead blamed users of an underground Russian hacking site. The attack on Friend Finder Networks is the second in as many years. ZDNet obtained a portion of the databases to examine. After a thorough analysis, the data does not appear to contain sexual preference data unlike the 2015 breach, however. The three largest site’s SQL databases included usernames, email addresses, and the date of the last visit, and passwords, which were either stored in plaintext or scrambled with the SHA-1 hash function, which by modern standards isn’t cryptographically as secure as newer algorithms.
The databases also included site membership data, such as if the user was a VIP member, browser information, the IP address last used to log in, and if the user had paid for items. ZDNet verified the portion of data by contacting some of the users who were found in the breach. Another confirmed user said he “wasn’t surprised” by the breach. Another two-dozen accounts were verified by enumerating disposable email accounts with the site’s password reset function.
When reached, Friend Finder Networks confirmed the site vulnerability, but would not outright confirm the breach. Immediately upon learning this information, we took several steps to review the situation and bring in the right external partners to support our investigation,” said Diana Ballou, vice president and senior counsel, in an email on Friday. 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,” she said. When pressed on details, Ballou declined to comment further. But why Friend Finder Networks has held onto millions of accounts belonging to Penthouse.
Penthouse Global Media in February. Holland confirmed that the site “does not collect data regarding our members’ sexual preferences. Please review our terms of service to complete your newsletter subscription. You agree to receive updates, alerts and promotions from CBS and that CBS may share information about you with our marketing partners so that they may contact you by email or otherwise about their products or services.