When the first 40 MB leak was released on July 19, Impact Team demanded that Avid Life Media shut down Ashley Madison and Established Men.
The group contended that if its demands weren’t met, much more data would be released, including source code repositories, financial records, internal documents and email.
Since that has come to pass, Avid Life Media is in a tough position and one in which few companies could probably recover from, Kennedy said.
“I would recommend they shut down at this point,” he said. “They are probably not going to survive this breach.”
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