Yahoo’s data breach was so big it’s presenting a challenge to regulators – VICE News

Earlier this month, Yahoo revealed that it suffered a massive hack in 2013 that affected at least 1 billion user accounts. That came just three months after the company disclosed a hack from 2014 that affected 500 million accounts.

The breaches are thought to be the biggest of all time, presenting uncharted territory for regulators at the Federal Trade Commission, which have thus far levied fines in cases that were a fraction of the size.

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