Someone Hijacked Your Adsense Account? Here is How To Report to Google

The demand for verified and non-verified Google adsense account these days is quite alarming. Some guys even go to the extent of offering to help some bloggers fix some things on their blogs for free, only to hijack their adsense accounts.

Those criminals might not even change your Google account password. They might just remove your email as an admin, from the adsense account and change the payee details to theirs. So, when it's time for payment, they get paid instead, while you're there

If you wake up one day to realize that your adsense account has been hacked or hijacked, please, don't run You can report it to Google by filling the account login issues form here.

Right there, you will have to provide your full name, your Adsense account email address and your Publisher ID. You can get your publisher id from the adsense codes you've placed on your blog.

Once verified and resolved, your admin access will be restored and the criminal will be removed from the Adsense account.

You can read Ifediri's post on how to protect your Adsense and Google account.


I gave my friend my AdSense account last year and someone hacked it. I got it back. The only way you can get it back so easily if the approved details tally with what you are sending to Google. And also having the ad code on a site that belong to you.
Gift Adene said…
Nice one.. Helpful indeed
naija time said…
I wish I knew this on time I wouldn't have lost my adsense account
Thanks very much for the mention Jide, I'm glad your community would find it useful. Thanks again
Anonymous said…
my account was hijacked and have sent all evidence but i was told i should wait for a week. but the issue is the account i used to apply has expired but having oda hosted websites which blog to me as well
okondo peter said…
Thanks Jide
Zohaib khan said…
how to contact adsense team with email? whats is the email contact adress
i need your help