Hijacked Hotmail account?

  Bald Eagle 10:23 06 Apr 2010
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Running Vista Home Premium with Microsoft Security Essentials and Spywareblaster.

Like other folk I have “private” email addresses for work, family etc. and a Hotmail account for joining forums, getting online quotes and such.

I usually use “Windows Mail” to access my French Gmail account and yesterday received an email from my Hotmail account to my Gmail! Obviously I hadn’t sent one to myself! I immediately deleted it without opening it then went to the Gmail account and looked in the sent folder. There were 2 emails sent to my GMail account, one from an Asiatic address and one from Humax. I immediately deleted them both then deleted the Hotmail account.

Not found anything after scanning with MSE but get the feeling that the Hotmail had been hijacked.

Any suggestions?

BE

  birdface 10:26 06 Apr 2010

Change you password on it.

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