A change in behavior and patters of use may be required with respect to impacted individuals Internet habits.
Adult Friend Finder is not a recipe swapping or knitting site by any stretch of the imagination.
Any faux statistician can tell you that vad kvinnor vill ha, och män behöver ström 84 of people engage in some sort of sexual activity and the other 16 of people are lying about.
Well, I had the opportunity last night to dig through some postings on underground sites about the information from the data breach.Diligence will be key in identifying any malicious activity going forward.In speaking with the.According to many sources, the breach saw the personal information of some 3-4 million users of the sites services. .Law enforcement because of location alone.Many folks used throwaway email address on Hotmail, Gmail and Yahoo to register for their accounts on Adult Friend Finder.State code, zip code, country code, age.Additionally, he stated that because he was allegedly located in Thailand, he believed he was beyond the reach of law enforcement. .And who might those folks be?Begin monitoring personal email accounts or any accounts connected with user credentials for the site closely so that in the event of fraud or extortion both internet providers and law enforcement may be contacted immediately.
Sexual preference, the Digital Shadows team reviewed the TOR site where the data was hosted, specifically a forum known as Hell.
It was noticed by some folks I spoke with who were familiar with the data, that there were email addresses for folks serving in the US Army, US Airforce, Australian military as well as members of the Colombian, Brazilian and the Canadian Forces.It should be noted that last week the cache of files was freely available at Hell forum as well as on many bit torrent sites.That was just based on a cursory search.Once this occurs the potential for sharing information regarding the threat actor, the breach, and associated indicators of compromise (IoCs) will increase.Im not one to pass judgement.In fact as of April 2015, 270 reported sexualförbrytare sökning i texas breaches have occurred exposing 102, 372, 157 records according to the Identity Theft Resource Center report.We observed that the threat actor goes by the username of rorrg.People like to get their freak on and that is their prerogative.In fact, it has become the subject of debate amongst security researchers, who in most cases believe that the data in question will be used in spamming, phishing, and extortion campaigns.
In our opinion this is a small price to pay for avoiding potential exploitation.
Word of Adult Friend Finder's problems first surfaced last month.
The team here at Digital Shadows was able to collect and assess eight out of the fifteen.zip files associated with the breach last week; and only eight likely due to the traffic related to the site after the incident.