Hacker claims to be selling stolen Yahoo! user information

Published: Aug. 2, 2016 at 10:16 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A hacker claims to have stolen information from 200 million Yahoo! users.

According to PCWorld, the stolen records are up for sale on the darknet. The records include usernames and passwords.

Yahoo! representatives issued a statement to PCWorld, saying it is aware of the hacking claim. However, they neither confirmed nor denied a breach.

PCWorld technology experts suggest all Yahoo! users reset passwords to help protect their current account information.

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