Tag Archives: Verizon Media

08Nov/17

Former Yahoo CEO apologizes for data breach

At a hearing in Washington, D.C.on Wednesday, former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologized for a pair of massive data breaches at the internet company, blaming Russian agents. Continue reading

10Jan/17

Yahoo renames itself Altaba

The Silicon Valley pioneer also said CEO Marissa Mayer and some other directors will leave the board after it closes its deal with Verizon. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

15Dec/16

Yahoo discloses new data breach affecting 1 billion accounts

Yahoo says one billion accounts exposed in newly discovered security breach.

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05Oct/16

Yahoo built software to secretly search customer emails for U.S. intelligence: Reuters

Yahoo has been secretly scanning millions of its customers’ emails for U.S. intelligence, according to a Reuters investigation.
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22Sep/16

Yahoo to confirm big data breach – Recode

Yahoo is expected to confirm that a data breach has exposed several hundred million user accounts, according to Recode. Fred Katayama reports.
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25Jul/16

Verizon expected to buy Yahoo for $5 billion

Verizon plans to announce on Monday an agreement to buy Yahoo for $5 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter. Gavino Garay reports.
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02Dec/15

Yahoo to weigh sale of core business

An analyst says the core business, which includes news sites and Yahoo Mail, could be worth up to $8 billion. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading