Has BT Yahoo email been hacked?

Millions of BT and Sky customers are affected by the hack of half a billion Yahoo accounts, thanks to the internet service providers’ decisions to outsource their webmail hosting to the Californian technology firm, which revealed on Thursday that it was hacked in 2014.

What has happened to BT Yahoo mail?

Your email is changing We’re about to move you from BT Yahoo email to our new email service called BT Mail. You’ll keep the features you love and also get some new ones too. We’ll move all your emails and folders across to BT Mail automatically. All you have to do is check a few things now to make sure you’re ready.

How can I tell if my BT email has been hacked?

How will I know if my account has been protected? If you use webmail or the BT Email app, you will get an error message telling you that we have prevented access to your account. If you use a mobile device or email application (such as Outlook), you’ll get repeated log in failures or password errors.

How do I transfer my BT email to Yahoo?

How to Transfer Emails from Btinternet to Yahoo Mail ?

  1. Launch the software on the Windows machine.
  2. Select BT Mail from the email source list.
  3. Enter the email address & password. Click Login.
  4. Check the folder to continue the process.
  5. Choose Yahoo Mail from the Saving list.
  6. Provide login credentials and hit Backup.

Is Yahoo Mail still safe to use?

It’s a valid concern. Yahoo has suffered from some notable security breaches, and it’s always wise to review your account security options for any online service. We’ll show you how to secure your Yahoo account and keep everything safe.

Is BT no longer supporting Yahoo?

Re: BT mail / Yahoo mail app It is the Yahoo app and it uses the Yahoo servers. You can no longer use it to access the BT email system. You will need to use another email app and ensure that it uses the correct BT server settings as per this link.