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Protect Your Yahoo Mail from Hackers


Second Sign-In verification is an awesome feature from yahoo to protect your Yahoo account from others. Ofcourse Google Gmail and Facebook have these feature now Yahoo also launched this type of verification feature. But till now it is a beta version availble to some selected countries, it is expected to be this feature is availble all over the world by March 2012.

If you enable Second Sign-in verification you have to enter a verification code (sent onyour mobile) or Security answer after entering your password.This addtional step is required only if your login from a new computer or mobile.

Lets see how to enable it.

  • Login in to your Yahoo Account
  • Go to Account Information in Top Left of your browser

  •  In the Sing-In and Security section select Second Sign-In Verification and click.
  • Turn on the Second-Sign-In verification by checking the box .
  •  Now a pop-up window will open, enter the mobile number on which you want to receive the verification code and click Receive sms.
  • You will receive Confirmation Code on your mobile, enter this code and click on Verify button.


 After completion of verification process whenever you will login from a new location ( like internet cafe) you will receive a confirmation code on your mobile and without this code your account can not be accessed.

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