Impact Team

VICE Impact

A Letter From the Publisher of VICE Impact

Raising awareness of certain issues and contributing to their solutions.
Katherine Keating
5.1.17
Impact

Welcome to VICE Impact

A letter from the director of advocacy.
Nick Chedli Carter
4.26.17
crime

Change Your Ashley Madison Password, 'Cause It Might Not Be All That Uncrackable

Despite strong encryption, one group claims to have cracked over 11 million of the leaked passwords already.
Joseph Cox
9.10.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Check Out Ashley Madison's Aborted App That Assigned Dollar Values to Wives

As apps go, this one is pretty douchey.
Mike Pearl
8.26.15
short circuit

Ashley Madison's 'Full Delete' Wasn't Full at All, Lawsuit Claims

Money for nothin'.
Nicholas Deleon
8.26.15
security

Someone Cracked 4000 Ashley Madison Passwords, And Loads of Them Are Awful

"Password," "123456," and "fuckme" appear a lot.
Joseph Cox
8.25.15
Hacking

Ashley Madison Hackers Speak Out: 'Nobody Was Watching'

The company's security was bad, the hackers say.
Joseph Cox
8.21.15
News

Hackers Dump More Ashley Madison Data

A new dump appears to be twice as large as the last.
Joseph Cox
8.20.15
Internet

'Full Delete': Ashley Madison Allegedly Made Millions Selling Extra Services

A presentation appears to show revenue the hacked site made from features including its "full delete" option.
Joseph Cox
8.19.15
tech

Everything We Know So Far About the Ashley Madison Hack

The personal info of millions of adulterers is out there somewhere, waiting to wreck some marriages.
Mike Pearl
7.21.15
Sex

Cheating Site AshleyMadison Gets Hacked

The hackers claim stolen data includes real names and addresses, credit card details, and sexual fantasies.
Joseph Cox
7.20.15