“I think we were bound and determined that the hacker was not going to get the merchandise,” said Ferrier. “Then to really express his displeasure at the whole thing, he’s having things sent to me that were inappropriate,” said Ferrier.The hacker ordered sex toys to her home, which she cancelled.Attached to the note was a file labeled simply SCARY. Yeah, the IM had come from her account, but she hadn't sent it. That night, Suzy's 20-year-old friend Nila Westwood got the same note, the same attachment. When she called her friend to see what she'd missed, things actually got freaky: Suzy'd never sent a thing.Melissa wondered why her goof-off sister was IM'ing from the next room instead of just padding over—she wasn't usually that lazy—so she walked over to see what was up. Unlike Melissa, she opened it, expecting, say, a video of some guy stapling his lip to his chin on You Tube. The girls pieced together the clues and agreed: Suzy's AOL account had been hacked.A one night stand, a swinger, a fuck buddy, someone looking for BDSM, webcam sex, or just somebody interested in regular 'ol dating?\u003C\u002Fp\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe data came from the hack of the popular online hookup service \u003Ca target=\"_blank\" href=\"https:\u002F\u002Fen.wikipedia.org\u002Fwiki\u002FAdult_Friend Finder\"\u003EAdult Friend Finder\u003C\u002Fa\u003E, which \u003Ca target=\"_blank\" href=\"https:\u002F\u002Fsecure.adultfriendfinder.com\u002F\"\u003Eboasts\u003C\u002Fa\u003E of more than 60 million members.The release of source code is also problematic for another reason—it exposes the company's intellectual property to anyone who wants to design a similar business.
COM) – A hacker targeted a North Texas woman’s Amazon account, draining the nearly 00 she had on a gift card linked to her account. Jonette Ferrier has made 45 Amazon purchases over the last 6 months without any issues. The phone number was changed and someone had ordered two game consoles worth more than 00 to a Boynton Beach, Florida address.
After hackers who call themselves the Impact Team released their first big data dump from Ashley Madison and its parent company on Tuesday, journalists and others have been poring over it, exposing reality TV star Josh Duggar as a confirmed customer, as well as several unidentified government workers who accessed their Ashley Madison accounts from government IP addresses.
But the latest dump, released Thursday and today, could prove to be more embarrassing and harmful to Ashley Madison's business than its customers.
that touted itself as the premier cheating site for married people seeking partners for infidelity, Ashley Madison was relatively unknown until hackers broke into its servers and released more than 30 gigabytes of customer and company data this week, propelling it into the spotlight.
The site, owned by Canadian firm Avid Life Media, has been online since 2001 and claims to have about 40 million users, though that figure is almost certainly inflated, considering a former employee's claim that the company paid her to create false female accounts to attract male customers.