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Serverside spam

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#1 tezbow


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Posted 01 June 2011 - 11:19 AM

I have receieved notification from Hostgator that thousands of junk emails are being sent from my hosting account.
I ran malwarebytes, AVG anti virus, superantispyware. Changed my passpord for cpanel and webmail using password generator from hostgator.
Today I get another warning that I am spamming. I do not even have a list and don't know how to send more than one email at a time.
All of my sites contain legit ads from legit companies with whom I have affiliate dealings. As you know I could lose the contract with any of them down to this rubbish being sent.

I thought that I handled security safetly enough this is the first time in years that such a thing has happened
I never open spam I delete anything except from known and trusted contacts
I am at a complete loss so would really appreciate and advice from you guys/gals

many thanks in advance

Edited by Andrew, 01 June 2011 - 12:06 PM.
Mod Edit: Moved From Win7 To Website Dev - AA

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#2 groovicus


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Posted 01 June 2011 - 01:06 PM

Does hostgator handle your emails also?

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