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BRIEF-Yahoo provides notice to additional users affected by 2013 data theft
October 3, 2017 / 8:39 PM / in 2 months

BRIEF-Yahoo provides notice to additional users affected by 2013 data theft

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc

* Yahoo provides notice to additional users affected by previously disclosed 2013 data theft

* Yahoo says now believes, following investigation with assistance of outside forensic experts, that all Yahoo user accounts were affected by Aug 2013 theft​

* Yahoo - ‍investigation indicates user account information that was stolen did not include passwords in clear text, payment card data, bank account information​

* Yahoo - “‍while this is not a new security issue, Yahoo is sending email notifications to additional affected user accounts​” Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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