The Impact Team, asked if they planned to target other web sites, told Motherboard they would target "any companies that make 100s of millions profiting off pain of others, secrets, and lies.
Maybe corrupt politicians [too]."But before we get ahead of the headlines, let's examine some of the most important lingering questions about Ashley Madison and the hack.
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.
For a company that had hoped to raise 0 million for an IPO on the London Stock Exchange this fall, that's a potentially big blow."With this second data dump, I believe Impact Team wants to destroy Ashley Madison and Avid Life Media," says Per Thorsheim, a security researcher in Norway who has been analyzing the data. In an interview with Motherboard, the hackers said they have 300 GB of employee emails in their possession, plus tens of thousands of Ashley Madison user pictures as well as user messages."1/3 of pictures are dick pictures and we won't dump," they told Motherboard. Maybe other executives."None of this bodes well for other companies who may engage in practices that hackers don't like.
Camfrogs attempts to ban these types of people is not adequate and fails miserably.
Attempts to contact camfrog results in unanswered email, or email that is returned. It is important to note that camfrog operators are known to act inappropriately. Some users are targetted by camfrog operators and cyber bullied or mistreated with punishments and bans.
News of the Ashley Madison breach broke July 19, and dates in the files leaked Tuesday suggest they were stolen during the three weeks prior.
The attackers, for example, appear to have run some of the commands that extracted data from ALM servers on July 1.
They can return in a few minutes after a few changes to their computer to resume their abuse.Ashley Madison reportedly made 5 million last year, a 45 percent jump from 2013.Although anyone could register on the site for free, users who wanted to seek partners for hook-ups and read and send messages had to pay a fee, starting at .There are alarmingly large numbers of sexual predators that habit the rooms.They have the ability to change identities from male to female or adult to minor within minutes to gain access to children as young as thirteen.It appears to contain an email spool for Avid Life Media CEO Noel Bidman.