Yahoo announced that the account information of at least 500 million users was stolen by hackers in the biggest known theft of one company’s computer network. Yahoo said that user information – including names, email addresses, telephone numbers, birth dates, encrypted passwords, and in some cases, security questions – was stolen.
If you are a Yahoo user, you should consider taking the following steps:
You may also want to go to a website set up by Yahoo for more information on what to do at:
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