'Our investigation is still ongoing and we are simultaneously cooperating fully with law enforcement investigations, including by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the Ontario Provincial Police, the Toronto Police Services and the U. Federal Bureau of Investigation.'This event is not an act of hacktivism, it is an act of criminality.
It is an illegal action against the individual members of Ashley Madison.com, as well as any freethinking people who choose to engage in fully lawful online activities.
Users of the infidelity site were sent scrambling to control the damage - and save their marriages - after hackers exposed them and dumped 9.7 gigabytes of personal data about the controversial seduction forum used by 37 million worldwide.
15,000 users have been found to be registered under and email addresses - the official domain names of the American military and government. recruits - claiming 59,000 residents are currently members.
But this type of sensitive personal information can be used by criminals to generate serious leverage against an individual, when combined with details released from other attacks.'It seems like Ashley Madison was cheating on its clients with a number of bad security and data storage practices.