For standard members, the possibilities of establishing contact are quite limited.You can send winks or flirts, join chat rooms, write blogs, but sending messages or e-mails is off limits.Established in 1996, Friend Finder is an integral part of Friend Finder Network which also operates Alt.com, TSDates, and On top of being a top-notch dating service, Friend Finder functions as a regular social network that caters to a population looking for anything from friendship to love and marriage.Member photos are strikingly natural, as they are usually taken by the individuals themselves or their friends and they are not professionally edited. Instead, they are shown as normal persons with some beautiful features and some imperfections as well.A typical member is easy-going and unprejudiced which makes him/her open to new experiences, sexual and otherwise.Other company holdings, such as Penthouse, Stripshow, and i Cams were also breached, for a total of 412,214,295 affected users.
, which obtained a portion of the database and confirmed its legitimacy, the leaked information "does not appear to contain sexual preference data, unlike the 2015 breach." However, the site was able to see account usernames, emails, passwords, the last login, IP addresses, browser information, and other information.
Creating a username on Friend Finder can prove to be challenging since it could take a while until you find a name that’s not already taken.
Finding a unique alias in a community of 2 million people requires patience and resourcefulness.
When pressed on details, Ballou declined to comment further.
But why Friend Finder Networks has held onto millions of accounts belonging to customers is a mystery, given that the site was sold to Penthouse Global Media in February."We are aware of the data hack and we are waiting on Friend Finder to give us a detailed account of the scope of the breach and their remedial actions in regard to our data," said Kelly Holland, the site's chief executive, in an email on Saturday.