Ashley Madison is a dating website, oh you would be wondering why a dating website would be hacked?
this dating website is very different from others as it is a cheating website as it allows and helps the married people to cheat.
Ashley Madison, which uses the advertising slogan “Life is short, Have an affair” said Monday it had been attacked and some user data was stolen.
Hackers claims to have personal details of more than 37 million users on cheating dating website and have threatened to release nude photos and sexual fantasies of clients inless it shuts down.
The website Canadian parent company Avid life media confirmed the breach and hacking in their systems and said it had since secured its site and was working with law enforcement agencies to try to trace those behind the attack.
The self proclaimed hacker group which call itself “ THE IMPACT TEAM” leaked snippets of the compromised data online and warned they would reveal users real names, profiles, nude photos, credit card details and many more things like “ sexual fantasies” unless their demands were met.
It is however to note that company did not disclosed what information was stolen from the website.
Hackers group also want to close down the another website of the Company named “ sugar daddy” and cougar life site which caters for women looking for studs to have sex.
The hackers also revealed a failure of the website that the company is doing fraud and taking 18$ as a fee to delete all the personal data permanently, they are lying and the company retained information, including credit card details.
It is to note that the company is been planning to raise $200 million from the London stock exchange , but the future looks very leak as the company reality about the website security was tarnished by a group of hackers.