Protect yourself from advanced attackers
Yahoo is constantly improving your account security. You also play an important role by following safe security and online browsing practices. However, if you get notification from Yahoo or another provider that you may have been the target of state-sponsored actors, check your account and make sure it's well secured.
The notification from Yahoo looks like this:
It's displayed for 10 days to give you enough time to see it and then secure your account.
If you get this message
- Check whether your account is affected and fix any issues as soon as possible.
- Take steps to secure your account and keep it safe.