Guardian Soulmates website suffers data breach

Zack Marzouk reports:

Those looking for love on Guardian Soulmates have instead found explicit emails in their inboxes following a data breach.

Guardian News & Media, parent company of the dating site, ruled out any outside hack, instead blaming it on human error by one of its third party technology providers.

A spokesperson said: “We take matters of data security extremely seriously and have conducted thorough audits of all our internal systems and are confident that no outside party breached any of these systems.

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