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Every Single Yahoo Account Was Hacked- 3 Billion Users

Posted Oct 5, 2017

The true extent of a historic data breach in August 2013 for Yahoo accounts has finally come to light. This disclosure, made after Verizon’s purchase of Yahoo assets, shows that the effect was devastating, covering all Yahoo users, numbering over three billion accounts. Potentially this opens the door to new phishing scams using fake e-mails to capture new user passwords. For more information: CNBC, NPR