sunnyvale - Yahoo this week comes out with the message that the data of several hundred million Yahoo user accounts on the street. Writing Recode Thursday.
Earlier this summer explored all the giant Yahoo data breach in which hackers claimed that they had access to 200 million user accounts and that they wanted to sell this data on the Internet. The American Internet possible widespread leak would take very seriously.
At the time, Yahoo said it was aware of the claim but the company also said it is still investigating the details. Yahoo users did not have to change their password, something that according to sources, now has to be done.
The upcoming announcement is a noose for the sale of Yahoo to Verizon. Shareholders worry that the price at which the company is taken over will plummet.