Is your Yahoo account impacted by the data breach?

Posted on November 13, 2012 ยท Posted in Advice, Cloud, Security

Who knows if your Yahoo account was impacted by the data breach.

This article at arstechnica reports that Yahoo will contact you if you are impacted,

http://arstechnica.com/security/2012/07/yahoo-service-hacked/

but I suggest you do not wait and instead go and change your passwords anyway.

After all it is usually quite easy to change and best of all, if you have read our advice on remembering passwords, you will not have to care what the new password is!

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