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#1 Yourhighness

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Posted 25 January 2008 - 06:30 AM

Just realised that my Yahoo account could be protected from phishing by "Yahoo Protect", seems like a good idea.

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Posted 26 January 2008 - 03:27 AM

I'd like to see Paypal and Ebay adopt something like this. I get more phishing attempts for those sites than I do for anything Yahoo.

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Posted 26 January 2008 - 04:08 AM

I noticed that a while ago too.
I think its great :thumbsup:

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Posted 29 January 2008 - 02:41 AM

another nice feature, when you click a link thats not hxxp://www.mysite.TLD, ie: hxxp://123.45.67.89 - the following message will popup, unless ticked to not show again in future:

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Posted 29 January 2008 - 02:47 AM

I think I might use yahoo a little more often :thumbsup:

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