Ex-Yahoo Engineer Pleads Guilty To Hacking Thousands Of Accounts For Sexual Images, VideosA former Yahoo software engineer pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to hacking into thousands of Yahoo users' personal accounts, primarily in search of sexual images and videos, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
Tumblr Reportedly Bought For Same Price As Modest-Looking Silicon Valley HomeTumblr, a blogging service that was sold to Yahoo in a billion-dollar deal six years ago, was sold again reportedly at a fraction of its onetime value.
Yahoo Reaches $117.5 Million Settlement In Huge Data BreachNearly 200 million people who had sensitive information snatched from their Yahoo accounts will receive two years of free credit-monitoring services and other potential restitution in a legal settlement valued at $117.5 million.
Yahoo Tries Again To Settle Lawsuit Over Massive Data Breaches For $118MYahoo could pay $117.5 million to settle massive data breaches that compromised personal information, including email addresses and passwords.
Verizon Says Its Media Business, Including Yahoo, Is Essentially Worthless Verizon just admitted that it's media business, Oath, is essentially worthless.
Yahoo To Pay $50M, Other Costs For Massive Security BreachYahoo has agreed to pay $50 million in damages and provide two years of free credit-monitoring services to 200 million people whose email addresses and other personal information were stolen as part of the biggest security breach in history.
Ex-Yahoo CEO Pushes To Open Private Women's Club At Former MortuaryA showdown is set for Monday night in Palo Alto as some residents hope to stop a local tech heavyweight's plans to turn an old mortuary into a private social club.
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.