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Business

If Verizon deal goes through, Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer won’t serve on new company’s board

Internet service provider Verizon is acquiring Yahoo's core businesses for $5 billion. We have all the details on the merger, Verizon's plan to combine Yahoo with AOL, and alterations to the management structure.
Computing

Worried about your Yahoo account? Here's how to change your email password

It's not surprising that you would want to change your Yahoo password given nearly a billion accounts were hacked in 2013 and another 500 million were compromised in 2014. Thankfully, it's easy to do.
Computing

How much is the hacked Yahoo database worth? Try $300,000

Yahoo's proposed $4.83 billion sale to Verizon is threatened by yet another massive database hack that was sold online for $300,000 to three groups, according to an Arizona cyber security firm.
Web

Update: Ever had a Yahoo account? Take these steps now to protect yourself

If you have ever had a Yahoo account you'll want to protect yourself from hackers. Don't delay while you consider the best overall security solution, start by changing your passwords. Here's what else you need to do.
Web

Yahoo was hacked in 2013, and more than 1 billion accounts were compromised

Yahoo has disclosed a huge 2013 hack in which more than 1 billion accounts were compromised. According to Yahoo, the hack resulted in email addresses, encrypted passwords, and even unencrypted security answers being obtained.
Mobile

Have a question? Tap a font of knowledge with the new Yahoo Answers iOS app

Got questions? Yahoo's got Answers, and now the popular feature has its own iOS app. On Monday, the internet giant quietly unveiled a native mobile app for Yahoo Answers, which allows internet denizens to ask and answer questions.
Web

Yahoo knew about its huge email hack two years ago

As if it didn't have enough problems with the Verizon deal looming in the near future, now comes word Yahoo knew of the huge mail hack a lot longer than we previously thought.
Mobile

The Blitz bot from Yahoo will help you tackle your fantasy football rivals

Now that football season is well underway, so too is fantasy football season, and Yahoo has introduced a new bot to give you that boost you may need. Meet Blitz, the newest bot from Yahoo.
DT Daily

Verizon weighing options regarding Yahoo! buyout after hack incident 2:09

Also today: Google gets out their political microscope and a DT staffer wades into the belly of the tech toy beast to hunt down a battery in bustling Shenzhen, China.
Business

Yahoo’s data breach has Verizon feeling buyer’s remorse, may withdraw acquisition

Yahoo disclosed it discovered a data breach from 2014 that affected 500 million accounts. Verizon thinks that could affect its $4.83 billion deal to acquire the company. Verizon is waiting for Yahoo to finish its investigation into the…
Web

Yahoo is making it harder for users to leave by disabling email forwarding

Concerned by Yahoo's historic data breach that affected some 500 million user accounts? Did you want to do something about it? Well, "too bad" appears to be the message Yahoo is sending to its users.
Web

Yahoo responds to allegations that it scanned emails for U.S. spy agencies

It hasn't been a great month for Yahoo. First we hear about a big data breach in 2014, and now apparently Yahoo secretly spied on millions of Yahoo Mail users, searching their incoming emails on behalf of U.S. spy agencies.