Several of Cupid Media's internet internet sites. Photograph: /Screenshot Photograph: Screenshot
As much as 42 million individuals' unencrypted names, times of delivery, e-mail details and passwords have now been taken by code hackers whom broke into a business that operates niche online sites that are dating.
Cupid Media, which operates niche online internet dating sites such as UkraineDate.com, MilitaryCupid.com and IranianSinglesConnection.com, ended up being hacked in January but would not acknowledge to your break-in until it had been exposed by safety researcher Brian Krebs.
Cupid Media just isn't linked to okay Cupid, A united states site that is dating.
The information stolen from Cupid Media, which operates 35 internet dating sites completely, ended up being discovered by Krebs regarding the server that is same housed individual information taken from Adobe, whom disclosed their breach previously in November. But unlike Adobe, that used some encryption in the information, Cupid Media retained individual information in ordinary text.