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'Some' visitors to Yahoo.com may be infected with malware

Some visitors to Yahoo.com were infected with malware over the course of a few days, says Netherlands-based security firm Fox IT.

Attackers serve up malware to Yahoo visitors at rate of 300,000 per hour

Yahoo's advertising network was recently hacked, and visitors were redirected to a malicious website at a rate of 300,000 per hour, according to Dutch security firm Fox-IT.

Yahoo still struggling to resolve email problems

Yahoo is still working to bring its email service back online, a week after trouble first started. The outage appears to be unprecedented for an organization its size, and is a major source of embarrassment to the Web pioneer that was just starting to regain its credibility.

Google loses marketshare in latest comScore stats, but Microsoft unchanged

Google lost marketshare this month, but it wasn't Microsoft that made the gains.

News Scan: Obsolete IT jobs; Cloud predictions--Did Forrester get them right?; more

Top news stories for Nov. 26, 2013.

Marissa Mayer is looking for tech journalists

Yahoo keeps trying new things and the latest is a tech journalism venture that appears to be part of an overall content-driven strategy.

Yahoo launches $15K bug bounty program in wake of earlier fiasco

Yahoo last Friday launched a bug bounty program, joining the ranks of companies such as Google, Microsoft and PayPal that already offer a monetary reward for reporting legitimate security flaws in their software.

NSA eavesdrops on communication links to Google, Yahoo data centers

The National Security Agency is able to eavesdrop on communication links to Google, Yahoo data centers, according to the latest revelation by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reported by the Washington Post.

News Scan: Marriage of CMO and CIO; 5 styles of threat defense; more

Top news for Oct. 31, 2013. 

Bing hits 18 percent on comScore search engine marketshare numbers

Google continues to control consumer search, even while Microsoft makes slow progress, but for now, not much changes when it comes to search engine marketshare numbers.