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Yahoo Groups Is Winding Down and All Content Will Be Permanently Removed

Users won't be able to upload new content to the site after October 28 and have until December 14 to archive their content, Yahoo said in an announcement.


Yahoo Engineer Used Insider Access to Get Private Photos of Women

Reyes Daniel Ruiz admitted to hacking, finding, and downloading the private images and videos of thousands of Yahoo users while he worked for the company.


How Hackers Bypass Gmail 2FA at Scale

A new Amnesty International report goes into some of the technical details around how hackers can automatically phish two-factor authentication tokens sent to phones.


When Your Arrest Photo Appears on a Mugshot Website

Lawmakers are cracking down on sites like and At such a mushrooming online nexus of extortion and blackmail, will the legislation make any difference?


Whoops! Yahoo! Says! 2013! Hack! Actually! Hit! 3 Billion! Users!

One billion, thee billion... what's the difference?


Yahoo! Games' Demise Shows What the Death of Flash Could Feel Like

The parlor games hosted by Yahoo! once represented some of the internet’s best efforts at interactivity—at a time when that interactivity was new. But you can't find those games online anymore.


The First Trailer for the Four-Hour, Scorsese-Produced Grateful Dead Doc Is Here

'Long Strange Trip' promises to be the "definitive" documentary of rock's greatest cult band. It's been long enough.


Canadian Accused in Massive Yahoo Hack Will Fight Extradition to U.S.

Karim Baratov claims he is innocent.


US Indicts Russian Intelligence Agents and Hackers for Yahoo Breach

The case, more than anything, shines a stark light on the already suspected links between the Russian government and criminal hackers.


Meet the 22-year-old Canadian luxury car aficionado the FBI says helped the Russian Yahoo hackers

Karim Baratov was allegedly contracted by two Russian spies to help break into various email accounts in Russia and the United States


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Sessions under fire over newly-revealed contact with Russian ambassador, White House told to keep Russia-related documents, millions of Yahoo accounts compromised in another hack, and more.


Tumblr Is the Unlikely Platform for Alt-Right Infighting

The social media platform has become a veritable smorgasbord of competing reactionary interests.