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Jan 18, 2019
Data breach exposes over 700 million email accounts: How to see if you are affectedAlong with the email ID, the security breach has also exposed close to 21 million passwords.
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 25, 2017
Canadian accused of helping Russian intelligence in 2014 Yahoo breach to plead guilty next weekKarim Baratov, a 22-year-old Canadian citizen born in Kazakhstan, was arrested in Canada in March at the request of U.S. prosecutors.
Aug 24, 2017
Accused pleads not guilty to charges for helping Russian agents in data theft of 500 million Yahoo usersYahoo which was a struggling internet company, after a succesful stint, was breached back in 2013 where the personal information of more than one billion of its users was stolen.
Apr 12, 2017
EU regulator will complete the Yahoo email hack investigation in ‘next couple of weeks’Yahoo's European regulator said it is preparing to give the U.S. Internet company the results of an investigation into the 2014 theft of data from 500 million users.
Dec 19, 2016
Yahoo security breach shows how hackers are using data for information warfareThe 2013 hack affecting a billion Yahoo users shows how seemingly innocuous bits of data gleaned from cyber attacks can be exploited for espionage and information warfare, as well as for profit.
Dec 15, 2016
Yahoo hack highlights the need for strong passwords and reset old onesNews that Yahoo was breached back in 2013, and the personal information of more than one billion of its users was stolen, should serve as a reminder that everyone's email and personal information is vulnerable to hacking.
Nov 24, 2016
Data Protection Commissioner in Ireland has stepped up to probe Yahoo hackIreland's Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) said it had stepped up its examination of the theft of user information for 500 million Yahoo Inc accounts and that it was awaiting information from Yahoo on allegations it helped the U.S. government scan users' emails.
Nov 11, 2016
Yahoo took more than 18 months to start investigation after first evidence of the hackYahoo detected evidence that a hacker had broken into its computer network at least 18 months before launching an investigation that discovered personal information had been stolen from about 500 million user accounts.
Nov 10, 2016
Yahoo details that hackers may have planted software "cookies" for access accountsYahoo provided more details on Wednesday about an epic hack of its services, including that the culprits may have planted software "cookies" for ongoing access to users' accounts.