Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Yahoo aware of state-sponsored hack in 2014

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 14 November 16

New revelations unlikely to make Verizon feel any better about what it's paying $4.8 billion for.

Yahoo was aware in late 2014 of a state-backed attack on its network, which contradicts what the company said when Verizon agreed to acquire it for $4.83 billion. In an SEC filing last Thursday, Yahoo said that when a hacker in July claimed to have obtained certain Yahoo user data…

Yahoo was aware in late 2014 of a state-backed attack on its network, which contradicts what the company said when Verizon agreed to acquire it for $4.83 billion. In an SEC filing last Thursday, Yahoo said that when a hacker in July claimed to have obtained certain Yahoo user data…

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