i've been hacked. mailer deamons going out like crazy. is there anything i can do OTHER than close my account
You forgot to post what email service you are using...As each one has different fix solutions....Or are you just posting for the hell of it?
For your AOL email ....go to this link to reset your password. But my best advice would be to drop AOL....and get Gmail....much more secure....
Please make sure you have recent anti-virus software installed, run it frequently and change your passwords often! More info can be found here .
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Follow the solutions listed in this help article to reduce this occurrence, check out this article. Best remedy is to report these messages as Spam. Check out additional information we shared on our mail blog .
Also please change your password and the account security question.
Forgot Password : http://help.aol.com/help/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=219092&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_AOLHOW_TO_1_1&dialogID=184709068&stateId=0%200%20184707222
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