Large-scale hacks at Yahoo print purchase price
The sale of the internet operations of Yahoo telecomreus Verizon delivers $ 350 million (332 million euros) less than was previously agreed.
That has to do with some large computerinbraken at the technology company. The past few months, however, it became evident that hackers at Yahoo data of more than a billion users have stolen.
In a joint statement had Verizon, and Yahoo on Tuesday know that they have agreed on a reduction of the selling price. That was originally about 4.8 billion dollar amounts.
The two companies will together take the responsibility for any penalties, fines and claims for damages as a direct result of the data breaches. Possible lawsuits by shareholders or actions of beurswaakhond SEC remain for the account of Yahoo, that after the acquisition, under a different name, continuing.