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Contacts from my email account were spammed using my email address

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by dgwoz, Dec 21, 2010.

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    I have an att.net email account which is now serviced by Yahoo. Today a spam message originated from my account and was sent to everyone on my contacts list. "xmas" was in the subject line and the content was a web address which opens to a website apparently selling medications from Canada. Webroot antivirus has not detected any virus or malware on my computer. What should I do? Do I need to close the att.net email account?
     
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