Hacker Gets 5 Years for Russian-Linked Yahoo Security BreachA young computer hacker who prosecutors say unwittingly worked with a Russian spy agency was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for using data stolen in a massive Yahoo data breach.
Company Formerly Known As Yahoo Pays $35M Fine Over 2014 HackThe company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online pioneer deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet history.
Longtime Online Photo-Sharing Site Flickr Sold to SmugMugSmugMug, a company that lets photographers sell and share their photos, has acquired Flickr, a pioneering rival for sharing photos online.
'Hacker-For-Hire' Pleads Guilty To Yahoo BreachA Canadian man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from a massive breach at Yahoo that authorities say was directed by two Russian intelligence agents.
Former Yahoo CEO Grilled By Congress About Security BreachFormer Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has told lawmakers that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim.
Yahoo Now Admits 2013 Breach Affected All 3 Billion AccountsYahoo admitted Tuesday that a security breach in 2013 affected all three billion accounts, triple the number originally reported.
Verizon Takes Over Yahoo To Complete $4.5 Billion DealVerizon has taken over Yahoo, completing a $4.5 billion deal that will usher in a new management team to attempt to wring more advertising revenue from one of the internet's best-known brands.
Verizon To Cut 2,100 Jobs At Newly-Acquired YahooAbout 2,100 jobs are on the chopping block as Verizon prepares to combine Yahoo and AOL for a digital advertising offensive.
Yahoo Accused Of Mismanaging Fund For Dissidents In ChinaA lawsuit accused Yahoo of breaking a financial promise it made to Chinese dissidents almost a decade ago as penance for helping the Chinese government find and jail other activists.
Russian Agents Charged In Massive Yahoo Data BreachTwo Russian intelligence agents and two hackers have been charged in a devastating breach at Yahoo that affected at least a half billion user accounts.
Verizon Sought $925M Penalty For Yahoo's Lax SecurityVerizon demanded a $925 million discount on its acquisition of Yahoo's online services to help offset the damage from the biggest data breaches in internet history.