Try this free, online scan of your system: http://safety.live.com/
If it comes up clean, then we can try some other stuff to get at the root of this.
Most likely cause is spyware trying to phone home. Next most likely is a legitimate program trying to phone home. The safest course for you is to unplug the phone line when you're not using the computer (until we get this sorted out).
You can install a free software firewall - such as the last freeware edition of Sygate Personal Firewall, or the free version of Zone Alarm. This will provide an alert when something tries to access the Internet. Since this problem occurs at the same time every day it should be fairly easy to associate it with a particular program.
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