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Yahoo Says 500 Million Account Hacked In Huge Data Breach


Millions of BT and Sky customers may have had their data stolen because Yahoo provides their email

services, in todays news.

Cyber hackers at it again as 500 million personal information may be vulnerable and stolen, especially if users use the same password around accounts.

Sky and BT who are among businesses are urging customers to please change their email as they may be vulnerable to this attack.

Hackers are believed to have retrieved personal information such as name, phone numbers, emails,birthdays, encrypted passwords and the ‘unencrypted’ security  answers and question of its 500million users.

FBI are investigating the matter and also who might have been responsible for the attack

USA today has it that the FBI agency stated in email:

“We take these types of breaches very seriously and will determine how this occurred and who is responsible,” the agency said in an emailed statement Thursday.

This is the largest attack ever in the history of users attack.

Check out video from CBS news.

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