In 2015, Ashley Madison, a dating site that encouraged users to have an affair, was hacked, exposing names, and postal and email addresses. Several people died by suicide after the stolen data was posted online. A year later, dating site AdultFriendFinder was hacked, exposing more than 400 million user accounts.
What dating sites are hacked?
A well-known hacker has leaked the details of more than 2.28 million users registered on MeetMindful.com, a dating website founded in 2014, ZDNet has learned this week from a security researcher.
How was MeetMindful hacked?
Thats when well-known hacker ShinyHunters decided to release sensitive information of over 2.28 million users of the app. The hacker posted a 1.2 GB file on a hacking forum containing information from MeetMindfuls database. The information in the file included the users: Email addresses.
Who hacked MeetMindful?
New Delhi, A hacker that goes by the name of ShinyHunters has now leaked data of 2.28 million users of a dating website MeetMindful that includes real names, Facebook account tokens, email addresses and geo-location information.