Yahoo agrees to pay damages of $ 50 million due to the penetration of user accounts

Yahoo agrees to pay damages of $ 50 million due to the penetration of user accounts

Suffered Yahoo the violations of the great security on two separate occasions in 2013 and 2014, affecting up to a million users, however, the police didn’t know about these incidents only in 2017.

According to a report published this week, has agreed Yahoo recently paid $ 50 million to more than 200 million account holders who were affected by the attacks.

Those who paid to get an e-mail account (premium) Yahoo will be able to claim a refund of 25% of the value of the subscription, while the owners of the Yahoo accounts, in general, they will be able to apply for a compensation at the rate of $ 25 per hour in dealing with issues related to money and the rules of insurance.

Yahoo agrees to pay damages of $ 50 million due to the penetration of user accounts

The document says that it has signed Yahoo, it will restrict the amount of compensation claimed the amount of $ 375 (15 hours) those who have losses documented, while people who do not have this information they can claim an amount of up to $ 125 (five hours).

Did not confirm the Yahoo of these myths, only after it reached a deal to buy a $ 4.83 million with Verizon, despite the suspension of the transaction earlier than 2017, after that started the Securities and Exchange Commission of America, an investigation into the security breach.

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