He reportedly mostly targeted accounts belonging to younger women, including his personal friends and work colleagues.
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
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
Your Yahoo account information and passwords along with that of several hundred million other users might have already been stolen.
Kids will continue to remember Yahoo as a pioneer that fizzled out soon after the dot-com burst.
Yahoo Mail has introduced new features in its iOS and Android apps which claims to add in some personal touches to the Yahoo inbox.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 has introduced the ability to connect Gmail and Google Apps account to Yahoo Mail.
Yahoo's next step in password security is to eliminate them altogether.