From an article in NextGov: What’s the Argument for Not Shutting Down Yahoo Mail Immediately? “In light of these massive security lapses, a number of questions are being asked, such as: Is the Verizon deal dead? How do you close your Yahoo account? And actually—why doesn’t Yahoo just do everyone a favor and close itself down?”
Yahoo recently broke its own record for the biggest security breach ever, when it announced that a billion users’ details were hacked three years ago. This is a separate incident from the previous record-setting, 500 million improperly accessed accounts that it revealed in September 2016.
The article may be found at: https://goo.gl/N8ACKl.