Scammers are getting away an ever-increasing sums of money as they exploit human loneliness as a growth sector
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Here’s the story of how to turn online dating into a factory whose output consists of churning out soulmates by the tens of thousands.
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A UK man who sexually attacked seven women he met through the dating site must serve 12.5 years before being considered for parole.
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Two men arranged a date through Grindr and were robbed at knife-point by a gang of four men at the agreed meeting spot.
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Hzone threatened to infect the admin for a site that planned to write about its week-long spillage of a laundry list’s worth of PII.
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Is it really Kit Harington / Katy Perry / Harry Styles / Lindsay Lohan / other-hot-celebrity? Now you’ll be able to tell!
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Email addresses, sexual orientations, and other sensitive details from about 3.9 Million Adult Friend Finder online hookup service are currently available for sale for 70 Bitcoins (around $16,800/€15,300) on an underground website.
Yes, the sex life of almost 4 million subscribers of the casual sex hookup site is now available for anyone to download from the Internet.
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Despite the hacker putting the email addresses up for sale, the undisclosed sum is apparently not ransom, it’s an “award”, says hacked site Topface.
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