Thursday, 22 February 2018

Yahoo says state-sponsored hack accessed 500m user accounts

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 23 September 16

Detailed personal information stolen in attack that took place in 2014; buyer Verizon informed just this week.

Yahoo has confirmed that a suspected state-sponsored cyberattack has compromised the personal information of up to 500 million users. In a statement on Thursday, the Internet company said the attack took place in late 2014, and accessed information including names, email addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth…

Yahoo has confirmed that a suspected state-sponsored cyberattack has compromised the personal information of up to 500 million users. In a statement on Thursday, the Internet company said the attack took place in late 2014, and accessed information including names, email addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth…

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