Ashley Madison is a dating site that was originally formed back in 2001 for people who were married or attached in relationships and were seeking a partner to have a discreet extramarital affair with. The site now claims to have a broader interest with the world having moved on over the past 15 years with open relationships and having multiple partners in polyamorous relationships becoming more popular, Ashley Madison now appeals to a wider audience.
Ashley Madison say their members come from all walks of life and include singles, those attached and seeking an affair, or attached in an open relationship.
In 2015, Ashley Madison was rocked with the scandal of their database being hacked and personal details of their members being released to the public. Ashley Madison had addressed these security concerns and have put improved protection in place and are committed to the privacy of their members moving forward.