UPDATE 10/5/2017: In 2016, Yahoo confirmed that its 2013 data breach affected 1 billion accounts – making it the largest data breach in history. Unfortunately, the company confirmed today that all Yahoo accounts were affected, bringing the number closer to 3 billion.
Yahoo’s breach compromised email, Tumblr, Fantasy and Flickr accounts. The news comes after the company received new information that revealed more accounts were impacted than originally reported. Continue reading