Search engine giant Yahoo said it updated its services, which include Tumblr. Yahoo is not urging users to change their passwords, but security experts told CRN that a password change is necessary to greatly reduce the risk of an account hijacking. Yahoo Mail has had previous account security issues, being targeted in a coordinated attack campaign by cybercriminals who gained access to user names and passwords from a third-party database, the company said in January. It didn't acknowledge how many users were impacted.
CRN's Tech Midyear Review
From the birth of a solution provider juggernaut in DXC Technology to Cisco's costly component fiasco, join CRN as we look at the biggest stories impacting the channel in the first half of 2017.