ROR[RG] insisted that Adult Friend Finder (the company) owed a friend of his nearly a quarter of a million dollars.He wanted his friend to get paid, so he went public.With any tragedy such as this, news sources quickly provide us as much information as they can.With James Holmes, the portrayal that surfaced was one of a polite, intelligent, loner who’s friends could never imagine how this happened.
Adult Friend Finder has an affiliate program, whereby webmasters are compensated for referring users to the site.
The breach included 300 million Adult Friend Finder user accounts, including account data for 15 million accounts that had supposedly been "deleted".
The passwords had not been encrypted at all, or encrypted with the obsolete and insecure SHA-1.
Adult Friend Finder (AFF) is an internet-based, adult-oriented social network, online dating service and swinger personals community website, founded by Andrew Conru in 1996.
In 2007 AFF was one of the 100 most popular sites in the United States Days after the site went live, Conru found that people were posting naked pictures of themselves and seeking partners for adult-oriented activities.