message saying pc compromised by proxy server

  User-271645 15:44 09 Sep 2004

I use a email address ending in and have just received a message from the support team saying my email address was used to send out a huge amount of unsolicited mail recently,and that my computer is compromised and now contains a hidden proxy server.
They ask me to open the attachment and follow their instructions,is there any way of telling if this is genuine?what should I do ?
Thanks in advance

  cga 15:49 09 Sep 2004

Open any attachment.

You should contact the the Netscape support team by phone or using an email address that you have. DO NOT use a link in this mail.

  Baledor 15:51 09 Sep 2004

If your email address has been cloned it will be external of your machine and nothing anyone can send you will alter that.

Someone is taking the Michael!

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