Corporate Directors’ and Officers’ Cybersecurity Standard of Care: The Yahoo Data Breach

@article{Trautman2017CorporateDA,
  title={Corporate Directors’ and Officers’ Cybersecurity Standard of Care: The Yahoo Data Breach},
  author={Lawrence J. Trautman and Peter C. Ormerod},
  journal={Cybersecurity},
  year={2017}
}
On September 22, 2016 Yahoo! Inc. announced that a data breach and theft of information from over 500 million user accounts had taken place during 2014, likely including names, birthdays, telephone numbers, email addresses, hashed passwords, and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers. Yahoo further disclosed their belief that the stolen data “did not include unprotected passwords, payment card data, or bank account information. Just two months before Yahoo… 
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