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Old 08-04-2014, 11:42 AM
 
Location: The High Seas
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Someone sent a message on my cell phone saying: Your yahoo email account is.......
Has anyone had this happen?
I can't find a reference online for this.
Thanks in advance.
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Old 08-04-2014, 04:48 PM
 
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That's all it said? Your yahoo email account is.......?

Looks like the beginnings of a phish, but who knows.
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Old 08-04-2014, 04:51 PM
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Location: San Antonio/Houston/Tricity
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What's the FULL message? We can't read your mind, OP.
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Old 08-04-2014, 06:02 PM
 
Location: The High Seas
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It had my actual email account in the message.
and then this:
darrinmgn428xd from 12134556536
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Old 08-04-2014, 06:22 PM
 
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Probably a spam text
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Old 08-04-2014, 06:33 PM
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Your yahoo email account is.......? what?? Finish the sentence, please.
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Old 08-04-2014, 06:41 PM
 
Location: The High Seas
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Your yahoo email account is.......? what?? Finish the sentence, please.
MY EMAIL address. Do you want my email address?

My email is not linked to my cell phone number. That's the odd thing.
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Old 08-04-2014, 09:22 PM
 
Location: Metro Washington DC
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Check your yahoo profile to see if your number was added there.
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Old 08-04-2014, 10:33 PM
 
Location: The High Seas
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Check your yahoo profile to see if your number was added there.
Yeah, it was there. I just took it off. Also read the "privacy policy".
Is this something easily hacked into?
Yahoo has some serious glitches they ought to fix.
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Old 08-05-2014, 09:20 AM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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That damn well better NOT be something easily hacked into.
Who is your carrier?
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