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No one is immune from hacks, says former Yahoo CEO
Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer tells federal lawmakers that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim
The Note: Blue wave sweeps over New Jersey and Virginia, but watch for the undertow
The TAKE with Rick Klein Democrats can breathe again . But taking a breath is a questionable proposition in the Trump era. It’s hard to overstate what Tuesday’s sweeping victories mean for Democratic enthusiasm and excitement. The party that needed a win got a bunch of them with a night that
Yahoo Announces Details of Planned Merger With Verizon
Yahoo said it will rename itself Altaba and Chief Executive Marissa Mayer will step down from the company's board of directors if the Verizon deal is completed.
Senators Demand Timeline of Yahoo's Handling of Massive Data Breach
In a letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer today, six Democratic senators have asked the tech company to provide further details of a massive data breach the company revealed last week, including when exactly the company became aware of it. Since the hack was publicly revealed on Sept. 22, questions
Senator Questions Yahoo's Handling of Data Breach Disclosure, Calls for SEC Investigation
Sen. Mark Warner , D-Va., asked the Securities and Exchange Commission today to open an investigation into whether Yahoo “fulfilled its obligations under federal securities laws to keep the public and investors informed,” about a massive security breach revealed last week. The company revealed that
Mark Zuckerberg to Demolish 4 Homes on His Property
The Facebook CEO has filed documents saying he plans to replace the homes with "smaller, updated versions."
Why So Many Companies Are Interested in Buying Yahoo
The companies bidding for Yahoo's assets are as diverse as its businesses, underscoring why it's difficult to put a price tag on the 21-year-old tech company. The latest potential suitor for Yahoo's assets is British news media company The Daily Mail. Interested parties have until April 18 to make
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Identical Twins
Marissa Mayer has given birth to identical twin daughters. The Yahoo CEO tweeted today that she gave birth early this morning. "Our whole family is doing great!" she said. Zack and I are excited to announce that our identical twin girls were born early this morning. Our whole family is doing great!
Yahoo's New Game Plan: What You Need to Know
Yahoo is reversing course on a year-long plan to spin off its $32 billion stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and will instead focus on spinning off its core businesses into a new company, Yahoo officials said today. "Pressure is growing from the Street for value-enhancing moves [and]