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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 04 October 2017 - 05:42 PM

Every Yahoo account that existed - all 3 billion - was compromised in 2013 hack
It’s official. If you had a Yahoo account in 2013, it was compromised.

Dan Goodin - Oct 3, 2017 10:00 pm UTC

Yahoo said a major security breach in 2013 compromised all three billion accounts the company maintained, a three-fold increase over the estimate it disclosed previously The revelation, contained in an updated page about the 2013 hack, is the result of new information and the forensic analysis of an unnamed security consultant. Previously, Yahoo officials said about one billion accounts were compromised. With Yahoo maintaining roughly three billion accounts at the time, the 2013 hack would be among the biggest ever reported.

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Posted 04 October 2017 - 05:47 PM

See an aditional article too

 

2013 Yahoo Breach Affected All 3 Billion Accounts

by Michael Mimoso October 4, 2017 , 2:57 am
Categories: Privacy, Web Security    

Yahoo on Tuesday released an update to its 2013 breach, notifying users that all 3 billion accounts in existence at the time were compromised.

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https://threatpost.c...ccounts/128259/