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e. // January 05th 2016 Michelle I'm having the same nightmare. Mark S // August 21st 2011 Me too. This time the login was from Uruguay! (Perhaps the hackers are just going down the alphabet of countries?) The session cookie sounds like the most likely culprit! didn't catch this and I am strongly considering moving over my email service to another provider.. Source

ina 9 March, 2011 at 1:26 am Yep, I've seen this. I can see the sent messages, 4 of them from a login at 1:26am, but can only see the sent from the yahoo webmail. Many people use the same email and password to login into different web sites. RSS Feed Close Related Links Password Primer 7 Security Tips Technology Section Personal Technology News Cyber-Security Special Report Privacy Special Report A Heads-Up For Yahoo!

There might be something there. And im not lookin for points either. It's a pain since I have to punch in more digits before I make a call; don't want to go through this time-consuming process again. It was random, not all my IM contacts.

Messenger (HKLM) O9 - Extra button: AIM (HKLM) O9 - Extra button: Point Alert (HKCU) O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\winnt\system32\nmtracer.dll O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\winnt\system32\nmtracer.dll Posted by: webmaster | August 21, 2007 3:41 AM | Report abuse Update/fix released. Start! I subsequently changed all my passwords and thought it should be okay.

There is an arrow to the right of your name. I wish Yahoo would at the very least allow the option of a similar two-step verification process. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 10, 2014 3:08 AM PDT In reply to: Hacked through Yahoo Messenger?? Same scenario here, "I am about to lose a bet and click this IQ test blah blah." But unlike you guys, I get a blank page akin to a broken link.

December 18, 2005 How did some stranger lock out my brother's MSN... From what I gather, there is some open exploit by having Messenger or Mobile. does any one knows if the virus is on the receiving chat? We can confirm that we’ve now fixed the vulnerability on all versions of the site.” On January 28 and January 30, two Yahoo users contacted TNW to say their account was

Sign in to make your opinion count. how is that even possible? me says lol sure contact says I need to see how many people out of my friends get over a 115. However, I logged off of my mobile app on my android phone and uninstalled it, and for a while (a good few weeks) I had no incidents with my email.

Contact Mail Tweet Posts 2562 Posts / mo. 37.55 All posts by Emil > The latest articles around Yahoo Even after massive Yahoo bungles, CEO Marissa Mayer is set to http://scifijumpgate.com/yahoo-messenger/yahoo-messenger-vpn.html Bubba McFeinstein // August 13th 2011 Hacked here, as well. I wonder if that got changed too? I am not really seeing any solutions here as to what to do to stop the redirecting of my yahoo and yahoomail log in from another state.

me: yeah, don't think I'm clicking that somehow contact: please let me know what score you get. Karen // September 12th 2011 Christina - I posted the comment above you and I don't have a mobile phone. Just a hint about the security questions that yahoo (and other services) offers for password recovery: Criminals usually know the answers about your childhood street name etc., probably better than yourself have a peek here I am in AZ and they show either Denver, CO or MT.

Messenger. It seems like that's the pattern. Here are the two important lessons I learned as a result.

John // October 05th 2011 The Jersey entry happened the last week of September (29th if I remember right), and the messenger entries happened early this morning.

If someone gets access to session cookie they can login without having password. I caught it an hour after the fact and changed my password. I don't have the yahoo mail app. hacker changed it?

I will check out the disabling apps area. s/he sent embrressing mail with virus link to all of my address book id. Mobile/Messenger from my cell phone and have signed off of Yahoo! Check This Out The same day, Yahoo got back to TNW with two statements, first saying it was investigating and secondly confirming it fixed the flaw.

before I logged on, all contacts are gone, all emails are gone, saw 2 log-ins from Ca. Do a lot of people around here use HTC phones? Once I did get a request for an IM from some suspicious-looking email and I blocked that person. Chat on my computer.

For those of not in charge of computer security for a fortune 500 company or government agency, all we tend to need to worry about are automated tools that probe for Got two minutes to spare? Today though having my UK email accessed by a mobile in turkey and spam sent to my contacts is something I can't ignore. In what time frame did it all happen?

me says David, what is your favorite band ? J. // July 30th 2011 Hello, I can't access my yahoo account. Who's Hiring Add your company Facebook Build and make an impact Amazon We are a company of pioneers Latest Netflix's new button lets you skip your show's intro sequence Napier Lopez All of my emails are removed from my accounts, and I have had more than 4 id's hijacked and taken over.

Fob it off on user error. Some of those messages just direct people to websites. Even though you changed your password several times, someone can still use your ID. You have to go into account settings and check "https".