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Leaked Source provides a free service that tells visitors if their email addresses have been compromised, but charges them to find out what associated data has been leaked.Including Friend Finder Networks' other explicit sites, the entire breach is said to include information about 412 million gratis gay dejting på nätet accounts.Some users had sexual preferences, dates of birth or email addresses leaked in the hack, according to the report."Over the past several weeks, Friend Finder has received a number of reports regarding potential security vulnerabilities from a variety of sources Friend Finder Networks' vice president Diana Ballou told ZDNet.He added that in some cases accounts would have been created by other people using someone else's address without their consent.But it said there were also 5,650 government addresses - ending.gov - and 78,301 attributed to the US military - ending.mil.Another said he 'wasn't surprised' by the breach.FriendFinder employees receive hundreds of sales and marketing spam messages daily, including many from third party cyber security consultants, and any earlier communication on this specific kvinna söker en man för livet issue was directed to junk mail folders and not considered a legitimate email, the company said in a statement.Leaked Source, which reported the latest breach, said it was the biggest data leak it had ever seen.The leak is said to cover 20 years of sign-ins, including deleted accounts.Official emails, leaked Source said the most popular email services used to register with the hook-up site were Hotmail, Yahoo and Gmail.
It is second in size only to Yahoo, which revealed in September 2016 that data about some 500 million users had been stolen by "state sponsored" hackers."Many simply hung up the phone and wouldn't talk." 'Early days security researcher Troy Hunt was also given a similar sized sample, but said it was still "early days" to confirm the scale of the breach as it only represented "a snippet" of what was.About 4 million users had information leaked in the breach, the network reported.Meanwhile, the person who originally dumped the information on the so-called darkweb, who uses the nickname rorrg, is demanding more than 10,000 for access to the database of users, and capitalising on the news by marketing his cybercrime services.I have had so many people ask me to buy the db database today, the hacker wrote on the same forum where the original leak appeared, asking for payment in the anonymised currency Bitcoin.Up to 400 million logins on the "sex and swingers" hook-up site Adult Friend Finder have been leaked, according to an unverified report.In its response to our story, the company stated that it had only just been made aware of the hack.Read More, hackers target Starbucks gift cardholders.Criminals could potentially use the exposed data to find blackmail targets, cybersecurity experts told the television channel."We will find worried people who have used their work email address to create accounts.".