Why did I get an email alert saying that CloudSponge accessed my account?

Why did I get an email alert saying that CloudSponge accessed my account?

If you received a notice from your email service provider, you likely used CloudSponge to access your contacts with one of our customers. Please rest assured that we do not store, use, or distribute your address book contents in any way other than to provide the service to our customers. We are a US-based company that takes fraud and privacy very seriously.

You can remove access to your Google account with these easy steps:

1. Once signed in to your Google Account, click your profile and manage your Google.

2. Click your profile icon, and then click on “Manage your Google Account.”

2. Click your profile icon, and then click on “Manage your Google Account.”

2. On the left-hand side of your profile menu, click on Data & Privacy.

3. Scroll down to “Apps and services.”

4. Click on “Third-party app with account access” and click the blue remove access.

You can remove access to your Microsoft account with these easy steps:

1. Sign in to your Microsoft account.

2. Go to “Privacy” from your account and scroll down to “Apps and Services.”

3. Select the app you want to remove from your account.

4. Click “Remove these permissions.”

To remove access to your AOL account, follow these steps:
1. Sign in to your AOL account.

2. Go to your profile and click on “Account Info.”

3. On the left-hand side, click “Recent Activity” and scroll down to “Connected apps.”

4. Click on “Details” and then “Remove Access.”

5. Lastly, click the blue button to disconnect. You can refresh your page to verify that it disconnected.

If you have additional questions, reach out to us at support@cloudsponge.com

    • Related Articles

    • What happens when my user click Get Contacts?

      Your user will be securely granted access to their address book library, like Google Contacts. After your user selects and submits their contacts, the payload will be sent according to your use case and callbacks. For instance, if you have a referral ...
    • What address books does CloudSponge support?

      CloudSponge supports Google, Yahoo, Outlook.com, Office 365, AOL, iCloud, Microsoft Outlook, MacOS Contacts, Mail.com, Terra, QQ Mail, GMX, Web.de, Rediff, SAPO, and Mail.ru. Reach out out ot us at support@cloudsponge.com if you have any questions.
    • Does CloudSponge offer discounts?

      We offer a 50% discount to nonprofits with a 501c3 status. We also offer one month free when you sign up for one of our annual plans. We also also offer a $50 CloudSponge credit for each person that you refer that signs up for an account. Please ...
    • What is CloudSponge?

      CloudSponge is a software-as-a-service product that imports all the major address books. Most websites use our product so that their users don’t have to type email addresses into their referral forms when they want to send an invitation, greeting ...
    • How does CloudSponge handle my users' login credentials for the address book sources?

      In most cases, we never see the credentials. AOL, Google, Yahoo and Microsoft all use the OAuth 2.0 delegated authentication frameworks that ensures that their users never have to give their credentials away to third parties like us. For the other ...