A message for all Yahoo email account owners

On Thursday September 22nd ,Yahoo Inc. confirmed that certain user account information was stolen from the company’s network back in 2014. Among what may have been stolen were names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, security questions and answers and hashed passwords.

If you own a yahoo email account, we recommend that you change your password and security questions immediately. Additionally, we advise you not to click on links or download attachments from suspicious emails, or share your passwords with anyone. We recommend that you use a different password for each online account you own.

Yahoo’s statement is available here.