Even more worrying is the fact that the details of users who told the site to delete their accounts have also been leaked.
Davis recommends that 50-plus singles join one large, general site, such as or e Harmony, for sheer volume, plus one smaller niche site targeted to their age group.
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The company also reportedly received notices over the past several weeks about potential security vulnerabilities.
Leaked Source says about 99% of all passwords used on the company's site have now been exposed, but the group confirmed that it will not release the information to the public.
These sites are meant to be secure.”Friend Finder Networks Inc, which owns Adult Friend Finder, has announced it is investigating the attack.
The service has a global user base of 63 million, with 7 million users signed up in the UK.
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In one of the more sensitive data breaches of the last few years, a popular site for dating and causal sexual relationships has allegedly been hacked, with personal details of people looking for hookups splayed online, according to a report by a U. The site’s parent company, Friend Finder Networks Inc., didn’t immediately respond to a request from the Journal for comment.
You couldn't get into the site without handing over information.
I deleted my account, so I thought the information had gone.
With people living longer and America's active baby boomers reaching retirement age, more and more people are turning to online dating services to find (or replace) Mr. The most popular online dating sites among active older adults are the biggies like and e Harmony.com, which serve millions of people of all ages and thus have the biggest pool of potential mates. In May 2011, operator IAC launched Our Time.com, a site dedicated to the 50-plus crowd.