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"Friends don’t let friends get spied on.' – Richard Stallman, President of the Free Software Foundation and longtime advocate of privacy in technology.

Why Not Shut Down Yahoo Mail Immediately?

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.

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Categories: Current Affairs, Email Security

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