Yahoo hit by technical glitch

2019-09-05 17:33

US internet search engine Yahoo suffered a technical glitch on Thursday, the company says, affecting thousands of users, especially email account holders in Britain.

2013 hack hit all 3 billion Yahoo accounts - company

2017-10-04 11:57

A 2013 hack affected all three billion accounts at Yahoo, triple the original estimate, the online giant's parent company has said following a new analysis of the incident.

From Google to Yahoo, tech grapples with white male discontent

2017-08-14 15:28

Google isn’t the only Silicon Valley employer being accused of hostility to white men.

Yahoo reveals hack that hit over 1 billion people

2016-12-15 07:21

Yahoo has disclosed a second major security breach that may have affected more than one billion user accounts.

BlackBerry lesson: Adapt or die in the internet age

2016-10-01 09:31

BlackBerry has joined Yahoo, Nokia and other technology industry stars felled by an internet age in which companies are forced to evolve quickly or perish.

Yahoo hack: Password breach could have ripple effects

2016-09-27 22:14

As investigators and investors weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to jimmy locks up and down the web

Yahoo hack hit 500 million users, likely 'state sponsored'

2016-09-22 22:03

Yahoo said a massive attack on its network in 2014 accessed data from at least 500 million users and may have been state sponsored.

Choosing a company name for success in digital era: Expert tips

2016-08-05 15:27

Marketing and internet experts provide help in navigating the often-treacherous path to choosing a company name in the digital era.

Daily Mail owner eyes snapping up Yahoo

2016-04-11 08:08

The owner of Britain's Daily Mail is in early discussions over a bid for the ailing US internet company Yahoo

Bosses can snoop on private messages, court rules

2016-01-13 13:33

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that it's not 'unreasonable' for an employer to verify that employees are completing their tasks during working hours.


From Yahoo to Uber, major hacks of data

2018-05-15 10:30

The European Union's new data protection rules, which take effect on May 25, will give people more control over the way their personal information is used online.

Yahoo triples likely scope of 2013 hack to 3 billion users

2017-10-04 11:14

Yahoo, the internet company acquired by Verizon Communications this year, now believes a 2013 security breach exposed all 3 billion of its users at the time.

Two Russian spies indicted in huge Yahoo hack

2017-03-15 22:54

Two agents of Russia's FSB spy agency and two "criminal hackers" have been indicted in the US over a massive cyberattack affecting 500 million Yahoo users.

Yahoo reveals more details about massive hack

2016-11-10 09:13

Yahoo provided more details about an epic hack of its services, including that the culprits may have planted software 'cookies' for ongoing access to users' accounts.

Yahoo hacked by criminals, not state sponsor - expert

2016-09-29 11:04

Yahoo! accounts were hacked in 2014 by cybercriminals rather than a state-sponsored party as the web portal claimed, according to a security firm.

Yahoo data breach: What to do if you've been hacked

2016-09-23 07:35

Yahoo’s data theft, involving about half the company’s 1 billion users, is no joke. Here’s what to do if you’re one of the unlucky Yahoo users whose account was compromised.

Yahoo suffers ‘massive’ data breach - report

2016-09-22 16:46

Yahoo! is preparing to disclose a “massive” data breach of its main service, Recode reported, just as Verizon Communications prepares to take over the ailing internet company’s core assets.

End of era as Yahoo snapped up in R68.6bn deal

2016-07-25 14:29

Verizon has agreed buy Yahoo’s web assets for $4.8bn, ending its two-decade run as an independent business that started at Stanford University.

Yahoo starts shutting down some services

2016-02-19 11:25

The internet company has started shuttering some of its digital magazines as part of the struggling online pioneer's latest reorganisation plan.

Yahoo scraps Alibaba spin-off plan

2015-12-09 15:42

Yahoo scrapped its long-planned spin-off of shares in Alibaba after pressure from investors concerned about the tax risks of the deal.

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