The site's operator has begun an investigation. It is second in size only to Yahoo, which revealed in September that data about some million users had been stolen by "state sponsored" hackers.
Leaked Source, which reported the latest breachsaid it was the biggest data leak it had ever seen. He added that in some cases s would have been created by other people using someone else's address without their consent.
Including Friend Finder Networks' other explicit sites, the entire breach is said to include information about million s. Another said he 'wasn't surprised' by the breach.
You can adjust your cookie choices in those tools at any time. But he added that the nature of AFF's explicit images and messages could still cause problems.
Leaked Source provides a free service that tells visitors if their addresses have been compromised, but charges them to find out what associated data has been leaked. He tracked down some of the address owners and said about a dozen had said the details were real.
The firm said "after much internal deliberation" it would not make the Friend Finder Network s searchable "for the time being". But it said there were also 5, government addresses - ending.
See details. The leak is said to cover 20 years of -ins, including deleted s.
It said it had already fixed a vulnerability but would not confirm there had been a breach. This information is shared with social media, sponsorship, analytics, and other vendors or service providers.
Agree and Continue. AFF's parent company owns explicit webcam sites, whose s are also believed to have been stolen.