If You Have A Yahoo Account, There's A Good Chance You Were Hacked
Yahoo said at least 500 million user accounts were breached in 2014, and stolen information was reportedly auctioned on the black market.By Grant Suneson | September 22, 2016
You know that email account you made when you were 12 and sort of forgot about? Well, it might be time to check up on it.
Yahoo announced Thursday that data linked to at least 500 million user accounts was hacked in 2014. The company blamed a "state-sponsored actor" for stealing information like phone numbers, passwords and answers to security questions.