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Email address hacking

Hello,

I have recently been informed by two of my friends that they received a strange email from me. I have not sent an email in many days, so I knew it wasn't me. Is it possible someone has hacked my email address and is sending these emails to my recipients using my address. My help, what do I do??

ColeyT

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Level 10: Junior Detective

Re: Email address hacking

Hi @coleyT

Sorry to hear about your situation. Please follow the steps listed on the following website: http://abcnews.go.com/Business/top-things-email-hacked/story?id=19715483#all

These steps will help prevent it happening again, make sure you contact bigpond though and let them know.

All the best
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