Federal CIOs directed to tag coronavirus announcements for search engines

by • 2 years ago

The new standard tags, created by tech community, prioritize information on COVID-19 prevention, disease spread, quarantine rules, travel guidance, and testing.

Former U.S. intel leaders warn that legal action against Yahoo will hurt FBI cyber efforts

by • 6 years ago

U.S. regulators would be wise to avoid most data breach lawsuits against victimized U.S. companies like Yahoo because of the damaging president it can set, according to a panel of former U.S. intelligence leaders who spoke at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s annual cybersecurity summit, Tuesday.

Yah-oof: 500M+ Yahoo user details stolen in huge hack

by • 6 years ago

User details from more than 500 million Yahoo accounts — including names, birth dates and encrypted passwords — were stolen nearly two years ago by state-sponsored hackers, the faltering internet giant said Thursday.

Yahoo will warn users of state-sponsored attacks

by • 6 years ago

​Following the lead of some other top tech companies, Yahoo will begin to notify users if they believe their accounts have been targeted by state-sponsored attackers.