So far, though, it isn't easy to find the exposed cheaters online.
That could change soon if the hackers decide to publish the information on a public website.
Avid says it shut down the bot accounts in the United States, Canada and Australia in 2014, and by late 2015 in the rest of the world, but some U. users say they exchanged messages with foreign fembots until late in 2015, according to the report cited by Reuters.
News of the investigation comes as Ashley Madison appointed a new CEO, Rob Segal, and President, James Millership, who released a video statement on the site's Twitter account saying they intend to “make some big changes” and improve their image following the hack in 2015 that leaked the personal information of roughly 32 million of its users. customers, Segal said: "that's a part of the ongoing process that we're going through ...
Both men said they do not know the focus of the FTC investigation. it's with the FTC right now." Number of Ashley Madison users skyrockets despite hack The site’s widely publicized security breach cost Avid a quarter of its revenue, Segal and Millership revealed in their first interview since the hack.