The leaked data includes usernames, email addresses, plain-text passwords, gender, dates of birth, profile photos, and country of origin.
Other personal details, which were optional entries, such as body type, height, weight, desires, interests, race, preferences, and smoking and drinking habits were also among the leaked information.
But fake profiles abound, sexual predators use the sites, and some common online dating behavior—like meeting alone after scant acquaintance, sharing personal information, and using geolocation—puts users at risk.
Dating companies are being pushed to better protect users, but some seem reluctant to do more— or even to talk about whether there’s a problem.
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