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Yahoo to advise users about State-backed hacks

Yahoo to advise users about State-backed hacks

ANI | Dec 26, 2015, 01.43 PM IST

NEW DELHI: After hunt hulk Google and amicable networking sites Facebook and Twitter, it is Yahoo’s spin to guarantee to warning a users if they consider their accounts have been pounded by hackers operative on interest of governments (state-sponsored actors).

According to The Guardian, Yahoo’s arch information confidence officer Bob Lord sensitive about this change in a blog.

“Yahoo will now forewarn we if we strongly think that your criticism might have been targeted by a state-sponsored actor,” pronounced Bob Lord.

“We’ll yield these specific notifications so that a users can take suitable measures to strengthen their accounts and inclination in light of these worldly attacks. Our notifications yield targeted users with specific actions they can take to assistance safeguard that their Yahoo accounts are protected and secure,”Lord added.

Facebook and Twitter had done a identical proclamation in October, Dec respectively.

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