Transparency Report: Overview

"We've worked hard over the years to earn our users' trust and we fight hard to preserve it."

Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO

Government Requests

Over 1 billion people globally visit Yahoo for daily habits like email, photo sharing, news and sports. Like other technology companies, we regularly receive requests from governments around the world to disclose certain user data or remove content.

Data requests

Removal requests

Users First. Always.

Our users enlighten and inform everything we do, including how we approach government activities that impact them. Our commitment to and concern for your privacy, security and freedom are expressed in our users first approach to these activities.

Users first in action

Global principles for responding to requests