What email does Apple use to contact you?
Apple email related to your Apple ID account always comes from [email protected]. If you receive suspicious email, learn how to identify fraudulent email. Learn how to update your other Apple ID account information or change your Apple ID password.
How do you know if your Apple ID has been hacked?
You receive a confirmation email from Apple that your Apple ID password was changed or your account information was updated, but you don't remember making any changes. Your device was locked or placed in Lost Mode by someone other than you.
Will Apple call you if your account has been hacked?
Keep in mind that Apple never calls people out of the blue to tell you that your account has been compromised. They only call when you ask them to call you for service help. On its website, Apple says, “If you get an unsolicited call from someone claiming to be from Apple, hang up and contact us directly.”
What do Apple emails end with?
Depending on when you created your iCloud account, your iCloud email addresses and aliases may end with @icloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com domains. … If you created an iCloud account on or after September 19, 2012, your email address ends with @icloud.com.
Does Apple lock your account?
If you or someone else enters your password, security questions, or other account information incorrectly too many times, your Apple ID automatically locks to protect your security and you can't sign in to any Apple services.
How do I stop receiving phishing emails?
Most viruses, Trojan horses, and worms are activated when you open an attachment or click a link contained in an email message. If your email client allows scripting, then it is possible to get a virus by simply opening a message. It's best to limit what HTML is available in your email messages.