Then they will reset your password by answering trivial questions about you. I suspect it has to do with my Android phone. If you check the notice it shows that an additional character has been added to her email address. I hope to make up for it eventually as I was enjoying the correspondance. If you have problems after 12 hours, do a search for Yahoo! A week or so earlier, I received an email from Zappos. I have important emails and want to get them back. Name of your first pet or library card number are easy to get.
Is there something they will do to help me? Otherwise get your own computer. My yahoo account which I have established in 1997 got hacked few months back and sent spam email to all my contacts. I have been in contact with yahoo via a live agent. All have been warned — hopefully not too late. My account was hacked on 30th Nov, 2011, from Japan supposedly, while I was logged out. This will offer you earlier version of your secret question —hopefully set by you.
Could my account been hacked then? Do you see Romania in this list? One computer guy suggested it, another said only my email was hijacked so it did not impact my computer. His password was strong, he uses a mac. Click on that option and another screen as shown in image 3 will launch giving you all the details of the account activity of the last few days. A: Yahoo says this breach dates back to 2013. Now when I log in at msn directly my email header has this message: Do you want to use to help you if you forget your password? Hello, My Yahoo account was hacked today, the best part is that my contact list was so old due to the fact that I never use it or update it, that most of the emails bounced right back. Pity that Yahoo have become so lax and useless on security.
He found Mayas after a web search and so he contacted Mayas. Either the mobile app or the chat itself. The password seems to have been changed. I deleted all my contacts, password changed, second verification added. If this breach has anything to teach you, it's that this is a terrible idea.
Well — it was interesting to find this site. Just food for thought, there might be a way to shoot holes in this as I have been tossing it around in my mind but not yet put it to the test. Really good to find this after I too joined the club this morning. The location in the Yahoo log file was Jordan. I went into my mail security gives a list with General, Spam, etc. This is our privacy we are talking about and I think someone needs to be held liable for this. I cannot find how to change my password in Yahoo mail classic.
When I change my password and go back in, I can then open up these emails normally. This thread is the first info that provides clear lead to what actually has been going on. Also just today I read somewhere that cell conversations were being tapped into. You could visit site after site of subjects you were interested in and not have to search for those sites if they were in the ring. There is an arrow to the right of your name. A: Yahoo has a policy of deactivating or deleting accounts that. And if you're unsure, change them anyway.
But other than that, not much has happened with my Yahoo messenger. If there are lots of important emails from different people, even important customers, you'd better find a way to get your password back. Changed password and security questions. I caught the problem pretty quickly when I noticed my inbox suddenly had 10 emails in a matter of minutes. No security method is a hundred percent and nothing will keep you completely safe.
Those creeps like to keep score. Another with-yahoo-from-the-start user, now in Athens Greece. Summer: Please provide me your Yahoo! Thanks for the comment and hope that helps. Does anyone know what might be the problem? Why is Yahoo making it this easy for spammers to hijack accounts? Joining in with the crowd…with answers and solution suggestion Yup I was on the flight with everyone here that magically flew to all these countries and stop just long enough for people to magically take over our accounts. Now it has progressed to someone hacking my email account and sending him emails that we need to break it off.
It would be so easy to attach the 2 for the address book and message forwarding, but i will not do it if it will make my gmail account susceptible to being hacked. What I do have is a smart phone and the mobile phone app. Then your Yahoo mail password will be retrieved. A: Assuming you still can, yes by all means change the answers to the security questions to something only you know. But if you have left for the weekend and went to another country and logged in to your account from there, then for those corresponding days location will be different. Technical support said there was no way to do that and I could find nothing in my account information. It got so bad and to the point that he had to change his phone number.