According to a Daily Caller report, while she was Deputy Cheif of Staff for then-Secretary of State Hillary Huma Abedin forwarded highly sensitive emails to her personal Yahoo email account. This info resided in her email account when Yahoo’s email systems were hacked and all accounts were affected.
As reported by CNN/Money when the full extent of the hacking was finally revealed in 2017:
An epic and historic data breach at Yahoo in August 2013 affected every single customer account that existed at the time, Yahoo parent company Verizon said on Tuesday. That’s three billion accounts — including email, Tumblr, Fantasy and Flickr — or three times as many as the company initially reported in 2016.
Apparently, Ms. Abedin used her Yahoo account if her official State Department account was down or if she needed to print an email or document. According to a November 2016 FBI report, ” She would use these accounts if