The report concluded that this was "an unacceptable shortcoming" considering Ashley Madison's high-profile as an adult dating site trading in sensitive information.
ALM has agreed to a number of remedies, including the promise to conduct a comprehensive review of security, to stop indefinite retention of information from deleted profiles and to provide a "no-cost option" for users who want to withdraw consent for their information being held by the site.
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Now, the joint Australian-Canadian investigation into the hack has found ALM "fell well short" of its responsibility to customers.
The report found that ALM "did not have appropriate safeguards in place considering the sensitivity of the personal information" it held.
The CEO of Ruby (formerly ALM) who took the reins in April this year, Rob Segal, says the company voluntarily entered the new compliance arrangements.
"The company continues to make significant, ongoing investments in privacy and security to address the constantly evolving threats facing online businesses," he said in a statement on the Ashley Madison site.