Were Yahoo hackers state-sponsored?
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Were Yahoo hackers state-sponsored?

Yahoo has said more than one billion user accounts may have been affected in a hacking attack dating back to 2013. Names, phone numbers, passwords and email addresses were stolen, but not bank and payment data.

Professor Peter Sommer, a cyber security expert, told the Today programme he questions "what on earth" would motivate a state to want details of ordinary users.

  • 15 Dec 2016
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