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:

Screenshot of 'Important action required' message

It's displayed for 10 days to give you enough time to see it and then secure your account.

If you get this message