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May 30, 2018
Yahoo data breach: US court sentences the Russian hacker for five years and fines him $250,000Baratov was named in a federal indictment in 2017 that charged two Russian spies with orchestrating the 2014 Yahoo breach involving 500 million users
Nov 29, 2017
Canadian hacker pleads guilty to charges of being a co-conspirator in FSB-funded hack of over 500 mn Yahoo! accountsOn 28 November, one of the perpetrators of the former breach pleaded guilty to the crime, and claimed to have done so as an operative of the FSB.
Nov 09, 2017
Yahoo apologises for data breach and blames Russian outfits for the cyberattackIn March, federal prosecutors charged two Russian intelligence agents and two hackers with masterminding a 2014 theft of 500 million Yahoo accounts, the first time the US government has criminally charged Russian spies for cybercrimes.
Nov 02, 2017
Yahoo and Equifax to testify before US senate panel on 8 November regarding the two data breachesEquifax disclosed in September that the data breach affected as many as 145.5 million U.S. consumers, and Smith has testified on the issue before three committees.
Mar 02, 2017
Yahoo data breach: About 32 million accounts accessed using 'forged cookies'Yahoo disclosed that about 32 million user accounts were accessed by intruders in the last two years using forged cookies.
Oct 11, 2016
Yahoo disables Automatic email forwarding making it hard for people to switchAs Yahoo's embattled email service suffers through a slew of bad news, including a hack that compromised more than 500 million accounts , some users are finding it hard to leave.
Sep 28, 2016
Senators demand answers from Yahoo over delay in reporting hack attackSix senators on Tuesday demanded that Yahoo Inc explain why hackers' theft of user information for 500 million accounts two years ago came to light only last week and called the company's handling of the breach "unacceptable."
Sep 23, 2016
Yahoo says hackers stole data from 500 million accounts in 2014Yahoo said that at least 500 million of its accounts were hacked in 2014 by what it believed was a state-sponsored actor, a theft that appeared to be the world's biggest known cyber breach by far.
Sep 22, 2016
Yahoo is preparing to announce a massive breach involving over 200 million user accounts: ReportYour Yahoo account information and passwords along with that of several hundred million other users might have already been stolen.