tech security fail, LGBTQ, 'the cloud' (-)
"Photos were uploaded to an AWS S3 bucket accessible over an unsecured web connection, identified by a sequential number. By simply traversing the range of sequential values, it was possible to view all images uploaded by Jack'd users—public or private. Additionally, location data and other metadata about users was accessible via the application's unsecured interfaces to backend data."
This is Kithop's private, invite-only instance - hosted on FreeBSD in Canada.