Yahoo confirms that all of its 3 billion users' accounts were affected in the 2013 security breach

The new number is up from a previously reported one billion figure to a hefty three billion user accounts. So if you happen to own a Yahoo account, and did not previously receive an email for a password change, it may already be too late to change it right … Full story

Tory chairman under fire as ministers demand answers over bizarre P45 'security breach' at party conference

The Tory chairman is under fire after a known prankster sailed through police clearance, walked up to Theresa May at a career-defining moment and handed her a P45. Police and Tory chiefs have launched an urgent security probe after Simon Brodkin strolled … Full story

No security breach of database, UIDAI clarifies

NEW DELHI: Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI) has clarified that there has been no security breach of its database or Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR). The clarification came amid media reports of alleged compromise leading to a … Full story

Every Single Yahoo Account Hacked In 2013 Security Breach: Here's What You Should Do

A Yahoo security breach revealed in December 2016 was so bad that it made Verizon think twice about buying the internet company, but new reports show that the hack was even worse than initially thought. The security breach, which happened in August 2013 … Full story

Whole Foods is investigating a credit-card security breach

Whole Foods is facing a credit-card security breach. The grocery chain, which Amazon acquired for $13.7 billion in late August, announced Thursday it “recently received information regarding unauthorized access of payment card information.” People who only … Full story

Yahoo’s 2013 security breach far worse than initially believed

Yahoo, the internet company acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. this year, now believes a 2013 security breach exposed all three billion of its users at the time. An assessment based on intelligence obtained after the $4.5-billion (U.S.) acquisition … Full story

Equifax security breach worsens as investigations continue

Equifax now says another 2.5 million Americans may have been affected by a massive security breach this summer, which would bring the total number of people impacted to more than 145 million. Equifax is facing a major backlash over a last month’s security … Full story

Security breach updates: Yahoo triples original number of accounts affected in 2013 leak, Equifax revises downward

We seem to hear about new security breaches every week, but there have been two significant updates to previously announced cyber attacks. Do you want the good news or bad news first? Yahoo has announced that the number of user accounts affected during its … Full story

UIDAI assures Aadhaar data safe after reports of security breach

NEW DELHI: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Wednesday denied there has been a security breach of its database, following reports that data of some 6,000 Indian businesses and government agencies was up for sale on Internet. Full story

Yahoo! Security Breach Impacted All 3B Users, Not Just 1B

Remember the big Yahoo! data breach where a billion user accounts where compromised? Turns out it was really 3 billion, or every single Yahoo! account. Yahoo! revealed at the end of 2016 it was the target of a massive hack in 2013 where user names … Full story