Yahoo's security breaches are costing the company more than a quarter of a billion dollars. Verizon Communications, which previously agreed to pay $4.8 billion for the tech giant, has now renegotiated a lower price.
Yahoo has sent out a new warning to some users regarding allegedly state-sponsored cookie-forging attacks. It is believed that hackers were able to steal the company’s cookie source code to conduct the attacks.
On Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported that the Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an investigation into Yahoo, examining whether the hacks it incurred should have been reported in a more timely fashion to investors.
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.
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.
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.
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.