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Former Yahoo engineer admits hacking accounts of 6,000 users searching sexual images
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Former Yahoo engineer admits hacking accounts of 6,000 users searching sexual images

He reportedly mostly targeted accounts belonging to younger women, including his personal friends and work colleagues.

Yahoo Mail app update now offers caller ID and photo syncing features
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Yahoo Mail app update now offers caller ID and photo syncing features

The new Yahoo Mail app can now sync a user's smartphone photos to the desktop and identify phone numbers using a caller ID feature.

Yahoo email scans on behalf of spy agencies part of a larger push to loosen constitutional protection
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Yahoo email scans on behalf of spy agencies part of a larger push to loosen constitutional protection

Yahoo Inc's secret scanning of customer emails at the behest of a U.S. spy agency is part of a growing push by officials to loosen constitutional protections Americans have against arbitrary governmental searches, according to legal documents and people briefed on closed court hearings.

Yahoo security breach shows how hackers are using data for information warfare
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Yahoo security breach shows how hackers are using data for information warfare

The 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.

Verizon is looking at reduced price and better terms after the recent Yahoo hack
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Verizon is looking at reduced price and better terms after the recent Yahoo hack

Yahoo Inc came under renewed scrutiny by federal investigators and lawmakers on Thursday after disclosing the largest known data breach in history, prompting Verizon Communications Inc to demand better terms.

Yahoo hack highlights the need for strong passwords and reset old ones
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Yahoo hack highlights the need for strong passwords and reset old ones

News 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.

Yahoo details that hackers may have planted software
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Yahoo details that hackers may have planted software "cookies" for access accounts

Yahoo 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.

Yahoo reports decent quarterly profit; beats Wall Street expectations
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Yahoo reports decent quarterly profit; beats Wall Street expectations

Yahoo Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit on Tuesday, a boost for the beleaguered company whose deal to sell its core business to Verizon Communications Inc has been shaken by a massive data breach.

Yahoo is preparing to announce a massive breach involving over 200 million user accounts: Report
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Yahoo is preparing to announce a massive breach involving over 200 million user accounts: Report

Your Yahoo account information and passwords along with that of several hundred million other users might have already been stolen.

Verizon just bought Yahoo for $5 billion, but nobody really cares
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Verizon just bought Yahoo for $5 billion, but nobody really cares

Kids will continue to remember Yahoo as a pioneer that fizzled out soon after the dot-com burst.

Yahoo Mail app updated on Android and iOS; features undo Send, new animations and more
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Yahoo Mail app updated on Android and iOS; features undo Send, new animations and more

Yahoo Mail has introduced new features in its iOS and Android apps which claims to add in some personal touches to the Yahoo inbox.

Yahoo mail now let’s you unsend emails
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Yahoo mail now let’s you unsend emails

A new update was released by Yahoo last weekend for its mobile apps with the biggest highlight being the ability to unsend emails

Yahoo Mail could get boost if bought by a telco
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Yahoo Mail could get boost if bought by a telco

Yahoo Inc's email system could have a better shot at challenging Gmail if a teleco wins a Yahoo asset auction presenting it to a wider audience.

U.S. House lifts block on Google-hosted apps, Yahoo Mail remains blacklisted
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U.S. House lifts block on Google-hosted apps, Yahoo Mail remains blacklisted

The U.S. House of Representatives' information technology team this week reinstated access on its internet network to software applications hosted on a Google cloud service after the company addressed potential security fears, according to an email seen by Reuters.

US House blocks Google-hosted apps, Yahoo mail over security fears
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US House blocks Google-hosted apps, Yahoo mail over security fears

The US House of Representatives' information technology team has blocked lawmakers from accessing software applications hosted on a Google cloud service to prevent possible hacking campaigns

Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo deal: Report
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Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo deal: Report

Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc's assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation.

Yahoo Mail updated with new features to compete with Google and Microsoft
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Yahoo Mail updated with new features to compete with Google and Microsoft

The latest version of the Yahoo! Mail application brings a host of qualities and functions that have already found success in increasingly popular email apps like Outlook and Inbox.

Yahoo revamps iOS and Android app with a focus on news and video content
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Yahoo revamps iOS and Android app with a focus on news and video content

The new update from Yahoo comes to its desktop and mobile webpages as well and focusses on delivering more attention to the news and video content, while bettering the comments section by making it more accessible.

Yahoo introduces the ability to manage Gmail from Yahoo Mail
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Yahoo introduces the ability to manage Gmail from Yahoo Mail

Yahoo has introduced the ability to connect Gmail and Google Apps account to Yahoo Mail.

Yahoo aims to phase out passwords with new service
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Yahoo aims to phase out passwords with new service

Yahoo's next step in password security is to eliminate them altogether.