Researcher cracks Ashley Madison passwords

Researcher cracks 4000 Ashley Madison passwords and they are pretty stupid


‘123456’ ‘password’ ‘qwerty,’ ‘ashley,’ are the top passwords used on Ashley Madison (Cysec note: we have deleted some offensive passwords from this list.)

Hacking of extramarital affairs site Ashley Madison was brutal, now it is being more awkward after the passwords of hacked users are being cracked and exposed.

Recently Ashley Madison was hacked by a group of hackers named “The Impact Team”. They hacked the database containing information of around 37 million users. But the passwords were still hashed (hashing is a technique of encoding the plaintext password into a code by using certain operations called cyphers).

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