Yahoo Salvages Verizon Deal With $350 Million DiscountYahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts.
Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Info From 500 Million User AccountsYahoo said hackers stole personal information from 500 million of its user accounts, a massive security breakdown it attributed to a "state sponsored actor." The breach disclosed Thursday, the latest setback for the beleaguered internet company, dates back to late 2014.
Udall Says Surveillance Needs To Be ReviewedThe U.S. government needs to re-examine how far it can legally go in its search for terrorists, Colorado Sen. Mark Udall said following media accounts of the Obama administration's collection of telephone data and Internet communications.
CBS: Stellar Wind Program Blocked Terror Plot By ColoradanA top-secret arm of the controversial Stellar Wind program set up in the wake of 9/11 is allowing the National Security Agency and the FBI to tap directly into the central servers of nine major Internet companies to extract audio, video, photos, emails and documents that let analysts track an individual's communication, CBS News has learned.
Coloradans React To The 'Stop Online Piracy Act' ControversyThe popular Internet encyclopedia Wikipedia will go dark for a day on Wednesday. It's joining other websites to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act -- a bill that's been getting a lot of attention on Twitter and blogs.