Secure a hacked Yahoo account

Yahoo takes account security seriously. No matter how strong your password is, scammers are always trying to find new ways to get your personal information. If you think someone else has accessed your Yahoo account, take the following actions to make sure your account is secure. It's also a good idea to review how to tell if your account has been hacked.

Update your security information

Change your password

Review your account settings

Go to the Account information page to make sure your Personal info hasn't been changed.

Review your Yahoo Mail settings

Other things to look for

 Keep yourself safe online: Safeguard your Yahoo account. Learn how to protect yourself online at our Safety Center.

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