The authorities permitted to security guards vary by country and subnational jurisdiction.Security officers are hired by a range of organizations, including businesses, government departments and agencies and not-for-profit organizations (e.g., churches and charitable organizations).The Impact Team also released online a selection of stolen data, which has since been removed, as well as a manifesto.Avid Life Media has confirmed that it was targeted via a hack attack, in what it now labels as being an act of "cyber-terrorism." The company runs multiple sites, including Ashley Madison - tagline: "Life is short.Have an affair,” was hacked in July 2015 by a group calling itself The Impact Team.
Ashley Madison, which goaded more prudish corners of the internet with the tagline “Life is short.
Have an affair." - which bills itself as a dating service designed for married people, as well as the single people who want to meet them; the Established Men dating site, which promises to connect "young, beautiful women with successful men"; and Cougar Life.com, which caters to older, more career-oriented women who seek younger men.
The Impact Team's manifesto threatens to publish, a.k.a.
See Also: Three and a Half Crimeware Trends to Watch in 2017 A hacking outfit billing itself as "The Impact Team" has threatened to release "all customer information databases, source code repositories, financial records, emails" tied to Ashley Madison.
The attackers are demanding that Toronto-based parent company Avid Life Media shut down the dating site, as well as another one of its sites, called Established Men, according to information security blogger Brian Krebs, who broke the news of the hack.