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MSN/Hotmail sending spam

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#1 davidwhninja


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Posted 18 May 2009 - 03:49 PM

Hi guys,

Not a major issue but....

Tonight a contact of mine on msn said she had recieved some emails from my account that were obvious spams. She says she has had them from other contacts too, and all from the UK.
She even named it the British Bug LOL

Is there any way I can check how these are going out? and stop them?

I know I have had similar emails myself from a contact sometime last year.

I use a hotmail account and a googlemail account alongside MSN and sometimes I use Digsby as well to organise them.

I have Vista Home Premium which is updated weekly. Antivirus is AVG free version 8, last updated today, and every day when I boot up.

Any thoughts will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks :thumbsup:

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 04:45 PM

I would take a look at the suggestions offered at: What to do if you think your account has been stolen.

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