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Recovery Phone Number

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Recovery Phone Number

Dear All,

Can you help me.....

someone has stole my phone number . i have already delete the phone number and change with new number at Account Security.

but while i try to login and push login with another way....the number that i deleted still show and it used by another person to access my yahoo account...

 

 

 

 

 

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Re: Recovery Phone Number

Greetings @wiwid96

 

When you remove account recovery information from the Account security page Yahoo retains that information for approximately 90 days so that your account could be recovered using this information if it had been compromised.  You can remove that information using the information in this article.


Changing your password is only the first step in securing a compromised account.  The next articles show other things you can do.

Recognize and secure a hacked Yahoo Mail account - https://help.yahoo.com/kb/mail/SLN3516.html?impressions=true

Be sure to remove any unknown devices or account that may have been connected to your account.  The next article can help with this process.

Find and remove unusual activity on your Yahoo account - https://help.yahoo.com/kb/mail/sln2073.html


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