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Yahoo 2013 breach now at 3 billion accounts.

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You may remember a story from last year about Yahoo having the largest security breach in history. The one that actually happened in 2013, 3 years prior to it being announced. In its announcement in 2016, Yahoo stated that the breach affected 1 billion accounts, about a third of its total. The problem is that they were just a little bit off in their numbers. It turns out that that is a number closer to 3 billion,

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