John McAfee: Ashley Madison is an Inside Job by a Woman
Conclusions by McAfee
- The hack was a solo affair
- The breach was perpetrated by an insider
- A woman is behind it
Evidences by McAfee to Prove his Conclusions
How did I discover that it was an inside job?
From the [leaked data], it was clear that the perpetrator had intimate knowledge of the technology stack of the company…The data contains actual MySQL database dumps. [It] is not just someone copying a table and making into a .csv file. Hackers rarely have full knowledge of the technology stack of a target.
Well, we know McAfee is a bit of a character in the cyber security world. He always remains in controversies, like for murdering his neighbor, for claiming to be the target of assassins or for being arrested for driving while under the influence.