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Yahoo plugs hole that allowed hijacking of email accounts

Hackers behind a recently detected email attack campaign exploited a vulnerability in a Yahoo website to hijack the email accounts of Yahoo users and use them for spam.

Email attack exploits vulnerability in Yahoo site to hijack accounts

Hackers behind a recently detected email attack campaign are exploiting a vulnerability in a Yahoo website to hijack the email accounts of Yahoo users and use them for spam, according to security researchers from antivirus vendor Bitdefender.

Yahoo's Flickr offers 3 free months of its Pro service

Sign up and you get unlimited uploads up to 50MB per photo and unlimited viewing of your photo library, among other goodies.

Web sites go dark to honor Sandy Hook victims

A long list of Web sites went dark for one minute at 9:30 a.m. ET today to mark a moment of silence for the 26 women and children who were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. last Friday.

High-tech 2012: The year's biggest wins, comebacks and valiant efforts

We name the people, companies and products that took positive steps forward in 2012.

on techhive.com

Yahoo Mail revamped with cleaner, less cluttered look

The updated Yahoo Mail will be available on the Web, as well as on Windows 8 and Android and iOS

Yahoo acquires video chat start-up OnTheAir

The acquisition aims at getting talented staff into Yahoo

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Yahoo's top searches of 2012: Elections, iPhones, Kardashians

The annual tally of most frequent search terms cover politics, new product introductions, and assorted celebrity gossip, according to Yahoo, which also listed the most popular Internet memes of the year.

Yahoo hit with $2.7 billion judgment by Mexico court

A court in Mexico has entered a US$2.7 billion judgment against Yahoo in a breach-of-contract suit over a yellow-pages listing service.

Yahoo to ignore Microsoft's 'Do Not Track' signal from IE10

Yahoo will ignore "Do Not Track" privacy requests sent by Microsoft's Internet Explorer 10 browser, calling its ally's unilateral decision "signal abuse" and pointing to a possible rift between the search partners.