Yahoo security breaches: U.S Justice Department planning to charge 4 hackers

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U.S Department of Justice is expected to file charges against the four hackers who are suspected of leading one the huge Yahoo breaches. It has been reported that one of the suspects resides in Canada while three reside in Russia

The data leak caused mass panic and anxiety among millions of individuals, especially because the Yahoo rescinded the option to delete accounts.

Comment by Steve Dance of RiskCentric: this action gives an indication of the potential reputational consequence of the breach: customers would hardly likely rejoin Yahoo once they had deleted their account