Sometimes they are seeking only friendship, but more often than not, they are indulging in extra-marital affairs and infidelity.
In some cases, they may be in open, or polyamorous relationships where dating outside the relationship isn’t considered outside the boundaries.
When we think of online dating, we most likely think of sites for singles.
However, the truth is that many attached and even married people are also using the internet as a way to meet new people and to develop relationships.
ALM is facing lawsuits in the UK and Canada, and the prospect of paying out hundreds of millions of dollars if it loses the cases.
Evans also appealed to the white-hat hacker community to get involved in tracking down the Impact Team and those who helped them.
Ashley Madison, whose slogan is "Life is short, have an affair," is, basically, Tinder-for-cheaters, and the leak has revealed literally gigabytes of compromising personal information.