1. V

    Google autocomplete censoring search about the New World Order

    It's been known and even admitted by Google that they have practiced political censorship. Just by going on Google and searching for "hilary clinton is", Google will only autocomplete "going down", "a democrat" or "that you" and that's it. Yahoo on the other hand will autocomplete "44", "sick"...
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    Some Browser AutoComplete Search Results May Be Polluted

    One of every 200 Google search autocomplete suggestions are poisoned and are used to drive traffic to misleading sites, to malware, or other malicious content, a team of academics from three US universities has discovered. This is one of the most recent types of blackhat search engine...
  3. kev216

    Outage: Bing, DuckduckGo and Ecosia temporarily unavailable

    Microsoft's Bing fell over on Tuesday morning, Pacific Time, causing a ripple effect that crippled other search engines. Visitors to Bing were hit with HTTP 503 error messages. We note that, while Bing appears to be working again, albeit a little slowly, status.bing.com and, strangely...
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    Solved Google redirects to Yahoo

    Hi, I'm having this problem of Google redirecting me to Yahoo when I try to search for something. When I open Chrome, my homepage is the same: Google, but once I type something in the search bar and press Enter, it automatically redirects to Yahoo. This happens 95% of the time, only a few times...
  5. Exterminator

    Yahoo Execs ‘Ignored’ Security Team Over 2014 Breach

    Yahoo’s board has blamed unnamed senior executives and its legal team for failing to properly investigate a 2014 security incident which saw 500 million user accounts stolen by state-sponsored attackers. In a lengthy SEC filing, the board claimed that in late 2014 the firm’s security team...
  6. Winter Soldier

    Hacking Alert Yahoo tells users they were hit with cookie attack

    Yahoo users found out Wednesday that hackers used a technical trick with cookies to log into their accounts without passwords. "Based on the ongoing investigation, we believe a forged cookie may have been used in 2015 or 2016 to access your account," Yahoo users were told in an email. Yahoo...
  7. Exterminator

    Reuters: Yahoo was snooping on user emails en masse

    Following the Snowden revelations about the US' secret surveillance programs courtesy of PRISM, the relation between technology companies and intelligence agencies has been under great scrutiny for the past few years, with many relevant questions regarding privacy and individual rights being...
  8. frogboy

    Repercussions of the massive Yahoo breach

    Yahoo has announced on Thursday that they have suffered a breach and that account information of at least half a billion users has been exfiltrated from the company’s network in late 2014. The stolen data “may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed...
  9. frogboy

    Repercussions of the massive Yahoo breach

    Yahoo has announced on Thursday that they have suffered a breach and that account information of at least half a billion users has been exfiltrated from the company’s network in late 2014. The stolen data “may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed...
  10. Exterminator

    Security Alert Yahoo preparing to confirm massive data breach, affecting 200 million accounts

    Yahoo is now getting itself ready to confirm to the public a massive data breach that happened back in 2012, according to a report by Recode. It was reported back in August that the internet company suffered a data leak which led to the sale of 200 million Yahoo accounts on the dark web...
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    Verizon nears deal to $5 billion Yahoo! acquisition

    "The deal, which may be announced in the next few days according to people familiar with the matter, will likely bring to an end the tumultuous reign of Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer, who tried and failed to re-invent Yahoo as an independent company. If finalized, the nation’s largest...
  12. viktik

    Google and Yahoo ended security question for account recovery

    URGENT Google and yahoo account now don't support editing or adding security question for account recovery. Only if you have already set security question before then that can be used for account recovery. Now they are supporting alternate email address and phone number as recovery option. If...
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    Yahoo releases 13.5TB of Web Browsing Data

    "The "Yahoo News Feed dataset" incorporates anonymous browsing habits of 20 million users between February and May of 2015 across a variety of Yahoo properties, […]. All told, the data set is a whopping 13.5TB and covers 110 billion unique interaction "events." Yahoo calls it the "largest...
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    Solved Yahoo Redirect Virus

    I have ran tdskiller/RogueKiller/JRT/HitmanPro/Malwarebytes to absolutely NO avail. There is no extension in my Google Chrome extension list, in fact I don't have any extensions except for AdBlock which I have temporarily removed. All of the listed virus scanners say my computer has no threats...