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What the Recent Yahoo Hack Really Means for You

There has been a lot of talk about Yahoo being "the anti-Apple" when it comes to consumer privacy following last week's news about a government order granting access to Yahoo Mail. Regardless of what happened there -- and it is far from clear -- recent reports underscore the need for more consumer awareness about best privacy practices. What's Going Around It's definitely been a bad news month for Yahoo starting with the revelation, on September 22, that 500 million Yahoo users had been compromised in 2015, in what was purported to be a Russia-sponsored attack.
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