hacked account notices

Discussion in 'Help Desk' started by kersh, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. kersh

    kersh New Email

    Mar 10, 2014
    Likes Received:
    I am getting emails asking me to login or my account will be terminated. I also am getting notices that my yahoo account has been hacked. I did some reading and yahoo is terminating accounts. Are these related?

  2. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
    Likes Received:
    Hi kersh,

    These do not sound like legitimate notices, they sound like phishing emails sent by hackers that are designed to steal your login information so they can use your account for spamming. Do not ever click on links in suspicious emails or provide personal information such as your password to others.

    :welcome: to Email Questions!

    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 14, 2014

Want to reply or ask your own question?

It only takes a minute to sign up (and it's free!). Click the orange sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.