• SSSSHHH! Claim your $19 from Ashley Madison class-action settlement

    8 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    The owners of the Ashley Madison cheating-dating website have agreed to pay $11.2 million to settle two dozen data breach lawsuits as a result of a 2015 incident involving as many as 37 million members' personal identifying information being exposed online. The deal earmarks up to one-third, or about $3.7 million, for attorneys' fees and costs. An additional $500,000 has been set aside to administer the remaining $7 million earmarked for Ashley Madison members.
    The breach and the lawsuits highlight the site's poor security and deceptive business practices, which has also resulted...
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