This video shows you what to do if you are locked out of your Yahoo Account , and suspect that it has been compromised .
Did someone break into your account ? Find out . Here's how to secure it, step by step.
Learn how to avoid risking your account security.
Reporting within Yahoo Mail Did you receive a suspicious email from a known contact? Report the account to Yahoo.
Yahoo has been made aware of a recent scam where some Yahoo customers have received emails advising that their Yahoo Account have been hacked and requesting that they call a certain phone number to get their account reactivated. The users are then advised that account reactivation will cost £125. Please note that these emails are not sent by Yahoo and Yahoo does not charge for account reactivation.
CAPTCHA is a security feature that protects accounts from spammers and hackers who use computer programs to pose as Yahoo users. This video can help you if you're having problems viewing, reading, or entering the security (CAPTCHA) image.
Alerts may be caused by someone else's activity You may also want to change your secret questions . For additional security, consider adding a mobile number or alternate email address to your account. Review the suggestions in our Help article about Securing a hacked Yahoo account .
Report hacked accounts , phishing scams, and emails that were not addressed to you, as well as print and delete your emails. The following options are available when clicking More
If you believe someone else has accessed your Yahoo account , watch this video to understand the steps you should take to secure your account again.