News

Yahoo’s data breach settlement: in the collection of up-to – $358

to connectVideoFox News Flash, important news, for the Feb. 14

Fox News Flash, important news, for the Feb. 14, here. Check out what to click on Foxnews.com

If you have a Yahoo account, from 2012 to 2016, you may be entitled to compensation, as the tech giant looks set to settle a class-action lawsuit against it, after suffering several data breaches.

A website has been set up for those of you who wish to make a request, and it looks like they are a part of the settlement, where they will be able to get their share of the $117.5 million settlement fund.

In order to check to see if you are eligible for the scheme, you must have had a qualifying Yahoo! account between the specified dates. These are the accounts that are related to the Yahoo Fantasy Sports, Yahoo Finance, Tumblr and Flickr as well as Yahoo’s e-mail address. You can get in touch with the admin here.

The first two proposed new logos for Yahoo, which plans to unveil a new logo every day for 30 days prior to the end of a final version.
(Yahoo)

HOW TO CLAIM YOU $100 IN SETTLEMENT, FOR EXAMPLE, YAHOO HAS LEAKED YOUR DATA

If you are eligible for compensation, there are a number of potential benefits that can be received. You can get two years of credit monitoring services from AllClearID, including theft insurance).

Cash payments can also be received if a person has credit monitoring services. You are able to file a claim for $100 instead of a credit monitoring service, even though the web site added, “[p]ayment for such a claim could be less than $100.00 or more (up to a maximum of € 358.80), depending on the number of Settlement class members to participate in the plan.”

There is also the option to get up to $ 25,000, and the reimbursement of expenses, if you are the victim of expenses associated with the procedure.

“As documented in lost in time, and you can receive payment for up to fifteen hours of your time at an hourly rate of $ 25.00 per hour, or unpaid, leave of absence it on your real hourly wage, whichever is greater,” the website added. “If you’re lost in time and is not as described, you may receive payment for up to five hours at the same rate.”

In order to file a claim, which must be made by July 20, 2020, you can do so online. If you are a basic account holder, you can do so here; paid users can click here, and for a small business user, you can click here, and for Israeli citizens, please click here.

The company has suffered at least three data breaches involving a total of more than 3 billion of the accounts were improperly accessed, and the information, such as phone numbers, dates of birth, passwords, security answers, and the names were taken out.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FOX NEWS APP

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular