Your Childhood Best Friend and The Yahoo Hack

September 29, 2016 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Who was your childhood best friend? While the recent Yahoo hack garnered headlines for a variety of reasons (even though the hack is reported to have occurred years ago), what may turn out to have more of a lasting impact on your cybersecurity is the compromising of the security questions and answers that websites use to verify your identity. As Yahoo reports, “In some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers” were stolen. Know more: [...]