Updated March 26 at 6:25pm
Keyword: Yahoo!
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In 2016, businesses and consumers encountered some of the largest computer breaches and attacks on record. These include the 2014 breach at Yahoo! with the hacking of 500 million user accounts, the proliferation of ransomware hitting nearly half of … more
Verizon Communications Inc. will acquire Yahoo! Inc.’s Internet properties at a $350 million discount after revelations of security breaches at the web company. more
The news this week that Yahoo! Inc. will be rechristened "Altaba Inc." elicited a lot of groans. "Apparently Yahoo renamed itself after an antihistamine," tweeted New York Times tech reporter Mike Isaac. The name "sounded more like infantile babble than the remnants of a once-promising internet giant," wrote Fortune's Lucinda Shen. more
Verizon’s purchase of Yahoo! for $4.83 billion, while an interesting exercise in combining content, networks and mobile services, highlights the broken norms for paying executives of U.S. corporations. more