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Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

This is the 3rd time now that some managed to access my e-mail from a mobile device from outside the uk, has anyone else had this happen to their account? Im sick of it that much now that im going to look for a new e-mail host maybe try Gmail.
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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

What`s wrong with using PlusNet?
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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

plusnet website is very slow for me at times, i dont want to be waiting for ever to access mail.
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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

@ukste20, See: BT/Yahoo webmail for what is going on with Yahoo!
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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

I'm with yahoo and have been for a number of years. To the best of my knowledge, I've not had my account hacked (although I douse very long passwords). My secondary account however was hacked recently in the recent super hack of yahoo and it emailed people I didn't want emailing. I don't use the account much so it doesn't really matter but I was miffed about it.
Unfortunately Yahoo have a habit of not listening to their users or taking their security too seriously. I've used yahoo for over a decade and had much frustration with them however their email system is the reason I stay - disposable email addresses, unlimited storage are just two of the things I can't find anywhere else. Besides, i don't fancy forwarding 20k emails manually to a new address.
Like all things yahoo can be a pain but they're also great if you can put up with the annoyances.
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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

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This is the 3rd time now that some managed to access my e-mail from a mobile device from outside the uk, has anyone else had this happen to their account? Im sick of it that much now that im going to look for a new e-mail host maybe try Gmail.

Yup!
http://community.plus.net/forum/index.php/topic,112639.0.html
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plusnet website is very slow for me at times, i dont want to be waiting for ever to access mail.


Surely "forever" is a bit of an over exaggerration ?
So you may have to wait for 60 seconds , you wold wait longer than that for a pint at the pub...
What happens when the postman is taking too long to deliver letters you are expecting? do you give him the sack HuhRoll eyes
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he already has a sack Wink
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But persistent lateness would need to be stamped on Wink

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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

Or you could try being frank with him.  Tongue
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Or just sort him out  Wink
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Good replies and well delivered Cheesy

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Re: Yahoo mail " someone logged into youre account "

I can't help but wonder.. is this thread now all wrapped up?
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It's all part and parcel of Chit Chat Cool

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Ah yes so we may still get weighed down with more replies  Cheesy
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