Clearing the Security Breach Alert

If you're contacting us because you're unable to clear the security breach alert, click the X in the upper-right hand corner or press the escape key on your keyboard to clear the message. This should clear the alert and allow you to view your mail.

Block an email address in Yahoo Mail

Are you getting email from someone you don't want? You can block up to 500 email addresses from your settings in Yahoo Mail.

Block an email address

  1. Mouse over the Settings menu icon Small gear icon | select Settings.
  2. Click Banned Addresses.
  3. Enter an email address in the "Add an address" field.
  4. Click Ban.

Unblock an email address

  1. Mouse over the Settings menu icon Small gear icon | select Settings.
  2. Click Banned Addresses.
  3. Click an email address in the list to select it.
  4. Click Remove.

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