Here’s the breakdown of what sites were affected: Adult Friend Finder.com: 339 Million Cams.com: 62 million Penthouse.com: 7 million Users can check if their email address had been affected on the data breach notification site: have i been pwned Among the sensitive information leaked in the Adult Friend Finder’s 2015 hack were sexual preferences and interest in extramarital affairs.
The site was hacked in May of 2015, resulting in leaked data from 3.5 million user accounts.
The entertainment company Friends Finder Network confirmed a security vulnerability in the site, which describes itself as “world’s largest sex and swinger community”. was able to crack 99 percent of passwords across Friends Finder’s affected sites including those from accounts that had been deactivated. More than 300 million accounts on Adult Friend Finder were hacked compared to 32 million compromised accounts in the 2015 Ashley Madison hack.
While the Ashley Madison hack revealed more sensitive data like a user’s sexual preferences and fantasies, the attack against Adult Friend Finder is staggering in its size.
The person behind the hack was an admin on the hacker forum HELL.
The admin said the hack was in retaliation for a friend who was owed money.
Private information from hundreds of millions of Adult Friend users were compromised. It revealed that 20 years of data covering 412 million accounts had been stolen in October.
This kind of vulnerability can be used to insert files on the server to print data to the screen, or execute malicious code.1×0123 posted the image on Twitter on November 7 and had his account suspended a couple days later.
The hacker has reported security holes on other adult entertainment sites like Pornhub, which called his claims a hoax, and most recently, Red Tube.
won’t make the database of leaked information searchable, but did reveal some wider trends surrounding the breach.
For example, in a search for most commonly used emails, the password 123456 ranked first.