Join Date: Sep 2006
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 11
Same thing happened to my wifes account at yahoo. Her friends received the exact same e-mail. Fortunately everyone though to call her first so I don't think they got anything. Moral Yahoo accounts are under attact. Particularly if you have a common name or post E-mail publically, (like on this board). Use a long and complex password not containing any personal information like name, address, ssn, family members name, etc...This stuff can be obtained by a simple google search. Do use a hard password like IUHh*h*&^h32453. Avoid repeating numbers or letters mix caps and small letters and symbols, AND change password often. As an added precaution avoid keeping a long list of E-mail addresses in your account in case it is hacked, delete old E-mails especially any that contain personal information or passwords. Its a bad world out there be carefull. PS its best not to bait these guys, they are often members of organized crime, AND HAVE NO SENSE OF HUMOR.
The Sun has Risen on a New Day filled with the Promise of Adventure.