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#1 williamvincent

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Posted 03 December 2008 - 01:23 PM

hi
opened my hotmail account today to find that someone has sent emails to all my contacts 3 times over this afternoon. my email account is linked to my wifes account which has some sensitive information in it.
the email sent see below: has anyone come across this? can anyone please advice?

Dear friend,
Have a good day .
welcome you to browse our website: www.ekantoy.com ,We are mainly sell electrical product,such as digital cameras, mobile phones, LCD TV, the Xbox, laptops, DV, MP4, global positioning system,and so on. All projects are 12 months of international guarantee. If you want to buy these goods, please contact us freely. our company would like to offer you/you company more better services .and any other concerns,you can sned us email for details

Edited by garmanma, 03 December 2008 - 02:29 PM.


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Posted 03 December 2008 - 02:29 PM

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Posted 05 December 2008 - 12:57 PM

hi
opened my hotmail account today to find that someone has sent emails to all my contacts 3 times over this afternoon. my email account is linked to my wifes account which has some sensitive information in it.
the email sent see below: has anyone come across this? can anyone please advice?

Dear friend,
Have a good day .
welcome you to browse our website: www.ekantoy.com ,We are mainly sell electrical product,such as digital cameras, mobile phones, LCD TV, the Xbox, laptops, DV, MP4, global positioning system,and so on. All projects are 12 months of international guarantee. If you want to buy these goods, please contact us freely. our company would like to offer you/you company more better services .and any other concerns,you can sned us email for details



may one ask what scans you have already run to check for computer infections ; if you have their reports can you post them for someone to check for you ?




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