TORONTO — Police in Canada say two people may have committed suicide as the result of the hack against the adultery web site AshleyMadison.com.
Profiles of more than 30 million subscribers were recently made public. Investigators in Toronto aren’t giving out names.
Ashley Madison’s parent company is offering a $380,000 reward for information that help catch the hackers.
Meanwhile, a man in california has filed a lawsuit against Ashley Madison’s owners. The plaintiff isn’t using his real name, just “John Doe.”
He claims the web site didn’t adequately protect its subscribers’ identities and personal information, and as a result, he suffered emotional distress when his own infidelity was exposed. He wants unspecified damages.