"We didn't split any data ourselves, that's how it came to us," the Leaked Source representative writes.
CSOonline reported that the person posted a redacted image of a server and a database schema generated on Sept. In a statement supplied to ZDNet, Friend Finder Networks confirmed that it had received reports of potential security problems and undertook a review.
Based in Sydney, he is Managing Editor for Security and Technology for Information Security Media Group.
Prior to ISMG, he worked from London and Sydney covering computer security and privacy for International Data Group.
CSOonline reported that someone had posted screenshots on Twitter showing a local file inclusion vulnerability in Adult Friend Finder.
Those types of vulnerabilities allow an attacker to supply input to a web application, which in the worst scenario can allow code to run on the web server, according to a OWASP, The Open Web Application Security Project.