They will verify your identity and close your profile or at least make it inaccessible to the hacker.If you use the same password for any other accounts on other websites, change them immediately.On 18 and 20 August, the group leaked more than 25 gigabytes of company data, including user details.Because of the site's policy of not deleting users' personal information – including real names, home addresses, search history and credit card transaction records – many users feared being publicly shamed.
Security researcher Troy Hunt has added the database to his site “Have I Been Pwned?
If your dating profile is hacked into, the scammer can not only use your identity on the dating site but may also use your details for identity fraud.
Following is a list of the most commonly used passwords, according to Dark Reading. There is no reason for anyone but you to know the password to your online dating account or email address.
We are working with law enforcement agencies, which are investigating this criminal act.
Any and all parties responsible for this act of cyber-terrorism will be held responsible.
When data was obtained from Ashley Madison back in July it was thought that passwords would remain uncrackable due to the way they were encrypted.