How Yahoo email encryption could help your business

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By Antone Gonsalves, CSO | August 12th, 2014 If Yahoo gets it right, then the end-to-end email encryption the Internet company is promising would be a big help to companies concerned with privacy in the use of webmail, experts say. Alex Stamos, chief information security officer for Yahoo, announced last week at Black Hat that…

Yahoo, Facebook,Google to IETF: Where are the IPv6 users

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Jul 27, 2011 03:51 pm | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan Where are the users? That’s what popular websites including Yahoo, Google and Facebook are asking the Internet engineering community when they are questioned about their long-range plans to deploy IPv6. These popular websites — and tens of thousands of others — participated in…

Yahoo IPv6 upgrade could shut out 1 million Internet users

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By Carolyn Duffy Marsan, Network World January 19, 2011 10:22 AM ET Yahoo is forging ahead with a move to IPv6 on its main Web site by year-end despite worries that up to 1 million Internet users may be unable to access it initially. Yahoo’s massive engineering effort to support IPv6 — the long-anticipated upgrade…

Facebook, Google, Yahoo commit to ‘World IPv6 Day’ trial

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By Carolyn Duffy Marsan, Network World January 12, 2011 09:02 AM ET Several of the Internet’s most popular Web sites – including Facebook, Google and Yahoo – have agreed to participate in the first global-scale trial of IPv6, the long-anticipated upgrade to the Internet’s main communications protocol known as IPv4. FOR BACKGROUND: IPv6 Tutorial The…