Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1702 AdultFriendFinder network hack exposes 412 million accounts
A massive data breach targeting adult dating and entertainment company Friend Finder Network has exposed more than 412 million accounts.

The hack includes 339 million accounts from AdultFriendFinder.com, which the company describes as the "world's largest sex and swinger community."

That also includes over 15 million "deleted" accounts that wasn't purged from the databases.

On top of that, 62 million accounts from Cams.com, and 7 million from Penthouse.com were stolen, as well as a few million from other smaller properties owned by the company.

The data accounts for two decades' worth of data from the company's largest sites, according to breach notification LeakedSource, which obtained the data.
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#1705 CrySis ransomware master decryption keys released
#1704 Australian banks dismiss Android NFC past in Apple Pay negotiations
#1703 Snapchat, Skype among apps not protecting users’ privacy
#1702 AdultFriendFinder network hack exposes 412 million accounts
#1701 Smartphone WiFi signals can leak your keystrokes, passwords, and PINs
#1700 Russian banks hit by cyber-attack
#1699 BlackNurse low-volume DoS attack targets firewalls
#1698 OpenSSL patches high-severity DoS bug
#1697 Tech support scammers bite Chrome users with forgotten 2014 bug
#1696 New attack reportedly lets 1 modest laptop knock big servers offline
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