If you are suspicious by your Hotmail Account has been hacked and you still have access to the account then firstly you check your personal and sensitive information in your email because most of the hackers start with an email. And we advised, you have reset your password right now. So, we discuss below that How can you can do it.
Hotmail account has been hacked?
When the account gets hack, you may get error messages such as:
Your Server password has changed please Input the new password
This password is incorrect. So be sure you’re using the password for your Hotmail account.
Sign in failed. It’s unable to verify account information.
The important cause for an account to be hacked into is, while a user clicks on a malicious link in an email.
How to resolve your hacked Hotmail account
We guide you, How to resolve your hacked Hotmail account. Suppose you have been locked out of your Hotmail Account or you are doubtful that your Account has been hacked. You may change following thing to prevent your essential information in your account.
- Change the Password
Choose complex password with combination of letter,number and special character.
- Check your security information.
Check your account recovery email and number on the security setting.
- Replace your recovery code.
Microsoft provides to you recovery code. So, only authorized person can access their data.
- Change Alternate setting
We suggest you that, verify alerts are turned on by clicking on Change alert option on security setting page.
- Check Active sessions.
Microsoft will required the OPT code. Therefore, user access your account after enter OPT code. After that you can easily check your account sessions.
- Check your Hotmail Account activity.
You go to in Hotmail Account and check sent item and make sure that hacker did not act any unwanted things.
How did someone else hack into my account?
There are follow reason to someone else hacked my Hotmail account.
1.When you click on a malicious link in an email which is caused your account has been hacked.
2.Your computer has infected by virus and Trojan which may steal your password and passed it to the hacker.
3.You will reply phishing email with personal details including your password which claimed that your Hotmail account has been blocked. They may know your password now, and they are misusing your personal details.
4.If you have shared your account password with some other than also it is the reason of hack.
If you have any query related this informative blog or have some confusion, then you can contact Hotmail support or dial +1-844-804-3954.