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You may get $358 as part of Yahoo data breach settlement
Wed, Oct 09, 2019
Now part of Oath "a subsidiary of Verizon", Yahoo said it is providing notice to additional user accounts affected by an August 2013 data theft previously disclosed by the company on December 14, 2016.
Yahoo Mail new version launched with personalised customisation and design; Check all features here
Tue, Sep 24, 2019
Yahoo Mail introduces an innovative experience that groups people’s messages into 'Views' such as Travel and Attachments, and controls email overload by introducing an easy, one-tap unsubscribe tool.
Yahoo mail suffers outage; users were unable to access their accounts
Thu, Sep 05, 2019
Yahoo today suffered an outage across its services. Yahoo Mail users across the world were unable to access their emails after the site crashed.
Fighting Fraud: SMEs are you hacked? This is how you can reduce the risk of fraud in the business
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
Oftentimes, the easy-going or laissez faire approach adopted by small businesses is a factor in their falling victim to opportunistic hackers.
SoftBank partners Paytm to launch payments service in Japan
Fri, Jul 27, 2018
"PayPay Corporation will team up with India's largest digital payments company Paytm, a SoftBank Vision Fund portfolio company, to utilise Paytm's technology and expertise in mobile payments," said SoftBank.
1 billion Yahoo accounts on sale, despite hacking indictments
Sat, Mar 18, 2017
The authorities were tight-lipped about their investigation of the 2013 attack, which is the largest known breach of a private company`s computer systems.
U.S. Justice Department to announce indictments in massive Yahoo hack
Wed, Mar 15, 2017
It could not immediately be learned whether the group was suspected in the hacking of data about 1 billion Yahoo users, or a separate hack of 500 million email accounts.
Verizon sought $925 million discount for Yahoo merger, got $350 million
Tue, Mar 14, 2017
The closing of the deal, which Verizon first announced in July for a purchase price of $4.83 billion, had been delayed as the companies assessed the fallout from two data breaches that Yahoo disclosed last year. The No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier had been trying to persuade Yahoo to amend the terms of the agreement following the attacks.
Verizon, Yahoo agree to lowered $4.48 billion deal
Wed, Feb 22, 2017
The deal brings to Verizon Yahoo`s more than 1 billion users and a wealth of data it can use to offer more targeted advertising. Verizon will combine Yahoo`s advertising technology tools as well as its search, email and messenger assets with its AOL unit, purchased for $4.4 billion in 2015.
Yahoo to be renamed Altaba; chief Marissa Mayer to leave company board
Tue, Jan 10, 2017
Yahoo confirmed on Monday that chief executive Marissa Mayer will quit the company`s board after its merger with Verizon.
Apple to cut iPhone production by 10% in Q1 of 2017: Report
Sat, Dec 31, 2016
Apple is set to reduce iPhone production by 10% in the first quarter of 2017, a media report said.
Yahoo under scrutiny after latest hack, Verizon seeks new deal terms
Fri, Dec 16, 2016
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 for its planned purchase of Yahoo`s internet business.
Yahoo reveals new hack, this time a billion-plus users
Thu, Dec 15, 2016
Yahoo`s chief security officer Bob Lord said in a blog post that some of the intrusions were done by hackers who accessed accounts without a password by using "forged cookies," or data files which verify a device or user.
Yahoo reveals more details about massive hack
Thu, Nov 10, 2016
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.
Verizon says massive Yahoo hack could impact $4.8 billion deal
Fri, Oct 14, 2016
Verizon said on Thursday the massive breach affecting 500 million Yahoo customers could have a "material" effect on the $4.8 billion (nearly Rs 31,933.2 crore) deal to acquire key assets of the Internet group.
Yahoo secretly scanned customer emails for US intelligence
Wed, Oct 05, 2016
Yahoo Inc last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers' incoming emails for specific information provided by US intelligence officials, according to people familiar with the matter.
Yahoo's 'state-sponsored' cyber hack mounts up to be largest ever
Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Yahoo is certainly not the first major company to be hacked but it is definitely the biggest. In a report by Statista pointed out that many high-profile companies have been subject to hacker attacks recently, among which, Yahoo holds the most weightage.
Yahoo sued for gross negligence over huge hacking
Sat, Sep 24, 2016
he lawsuit was filed in the federal court in San Jose, California, one day after Yahoo disclosed the hacking, unprecedented in size, by what it believed was a "state-sponsored actor."
Yahoo hack hit 500 million users, likely 'state sponsored'
Fri, Sep 23, 2016
Yahoo said a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored."
What are founders of then top 5 companies up to since dot-com bubble burst?
Sat, Sep 17, 2016
While many of these companies faded away into the background, their founders are still existent even though many of them may not be in the limelight anymore .