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Yahoo Patches Password Leak

Yahoo repairs and explains the flaw that enabled hackers to steal nearly a half million passwords from one of its many services.

Hackers Publish Over 450,000 Emails and Passwords Stolen From Yahoo

UPDATE: Yahoo confirms the data comes from Yahoo Contributor Network (previously Associated Content) but calls it "older" and much of it invalid.

Yahoo Security Breach Shocks Experts

Company failed to take even basic precautions to stop 450,000 usernames and passwords from being exposed.

Update: Yahoo Confirms 450k Voice Passwords Breached

The hackers say they were able to obtain the credentials through an SQL injection, a common attack method that gave Sony so much trouble in 2011.

Yahoo, Facebook Settle Patent Dispute

UPDATE: In a statement, the companies say they have forged an advertising partnership and will expand an existing content distribution agreement.

Yahoo, Facebook Trying to Resolve Patent Dispute

Yahoo and Facebook have accused each other of infringing on their respective patents.

Where Execs Go When They Walk

Facebook's Bret Taylor is the latest high-profile exec to jump one tech ship for a new adventure. Where have they gone, and what happened?

Google Defends Against Claims of Rigged Search Results

A recent blog posted by the Internet search leader came in response to a Wall Street Journal op-ed piece in which Nextag CEO Jeffrey Katz slammed the company and its practices.

Tech's Biggest Flops of 2012 (So Far)

The tech world moves so fast that you've probably forgotten about at least some of the big flops that have already happened this year. Here's a quick rundown to keep you in the loop.

Axis Could be a Welcome Boost for Yahoo

With its new browser, Yahoo is trying to change not only the search game but also to reverse its image as a troubled company.