Ashley Madison offers to pay $11.2 million to hacking victims

Ashley Madison’s parent company has reached a proposed $11.2 million settlement agreement with lawyers representing victims of the cheating site’s 2015 data breach.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/17/ashley-madison-offers-to-pay-11-2-million-to-hacking-victims.html

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Ashley Madison CEO steps down in wake of hacking

The CEO of adultery website Ashley Madison is stepping down in the wake of the massive breach of the company’s computer systems and outing of millions of its members.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/28/ashley-madison-ceo-steps-down-in-wake-hacking/

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How to check if an account was exposed in the Ashley Madison hack

Impact Team, the morally inclined Ashley Madison hackers who compromised the personal information of over 36 million users of the extramarital site, lived up to their name and their threat made last month to expose the dirty details of the unfaithful on the dark Web.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/21/how-to-check-if-account-was-exposed-in-ashley-madison-hack/

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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad Ashley Madison World


Hackers on Tuesday dumped personal data of about 37 million members of the Ashley Madison website onto the Dark Web. The data was stolen last month in an attack on the site, which aims to hook up people who want to cheat on their spouses. Parent company “Avid Life Media has failed to take down Ashley Madison and Established Men,” the Impact Team wrote in a post online. “We have explained the fraud, deceit, and stupidity of ALM and their members. Now everyone gets to see their data.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82398.html?rss=1

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Hackers expose 10GB database of 32 million Ashley Madison subscribers, divorce lawyers cheer

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Dating and affair-promoting website Ashley Madison is going to take a hit for this one. Hackers have leaked the contents of an estimated 32 million accounts.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/212552-hackers-expose-10gb-database-of-32-million-ashley-madison-subscribers-divorce-lawyers-cheer

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Hackers target online affair site Ashley Madison, threaten to leak millions of customer details

Online affair site Ashley Madison has joined the growing list of high-profile hacking victims.  Hackers have threatened to leak millions of customer details after posting personal information on some of the site’s users online.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/20/hackers-target-online-affair-site-ashley-madison-threaten-to-leak-millions/

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