Yahoo reported the theft of 1 billion users.
Yahoo has set a new hacking system, which occurred in August 2013 when data have been stolen over 1 billion users.
This is stated in the company statement.
According to the report, data was abducted by “unidentified third party”, the company works closely with law enforcement. Among the stolen information, hackers could be the users ‘ names, email addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, logins and passwords, and other personal information.
The company believes that these payment cards and Bank accounts were not stolen.
Note, before this the largest was considered hacking 2014, when the data were abducted 500 million users. Yahoo believes that the recent uncovered the incident and the attack in 2014 is likely to have different origins.
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