Hackers Post Stolen User Data From Ashley Madison Breach – Wall Street Journal
Avid Life Media Inc. called a hacker’s bluff—and lost.
In July, digital intruders claimed to have stolen user data for AshleyMadison.com, Avid Life’s popular website that facilitates extramarital affairs. The hackers threatened to release the data unless Avid Life—then talking of a $200 million public stock offering—closed the service.
On Wednesday, Avid Life confirmed that some of the customer data posted this week in a dark…