“Yahoo” released a press stating that 500 million users’ accounts were breached in a 2014 hack of their systems. Account information accessed includes usernames and passwords, security questions and answers and other confidential user information.
It further reveals that:
Meanwhile, the attack has been detected, you should immediately inform the staff members and your IT department or managed services provider.
Also, there are a variety of government and law enforcement agencies that collect and investigate such events.
- Let your know.
The agency you often hear the most about is the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You’ll want to get in touch with the
- The does more than protect the president. They also have an where reports on cyber attacks can be reported.
- The out of the is another important organization to contact.
- You should also file a complaint with the
- If confidential and/or personally identifiable information has been compromised, ensure your clients visit thesite.
Additionally, many of the above agencies offer a newsletter with alerts, tips, tricks and other cybersecurity resources.