xash View Public Profile Find all posts by xash #4 04-09-2004, 07:27 AM Who_me? Not using that stuff is a big relief. How to survive in academia? I think the biggest failure on my fault is not using different passwords on ALL the different forums I belong to. http://revolutionpc.net/how-to/email-from-word-choosing-email-program.html
Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: 5,589,706 members 18 online now 1,775,243 discussions Xfinity Help and Support Forums > Internet > Anti-Virus Software & Internet Security > I Appropriate OP name! Anything more we can do for you?Sorry about that. It's as if someone wrote your name and address as the return address on an envelope and dropped it in the postal mailbox.
Get the original IP address and email the administrator of the MTA server, and change the email account password. Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 Dylan DRM http://www.defectivebydesign.org/ Quote by my daughter, Her Royal Princess Elizabeth Margaret: "If I was them cows, I'd run away!" Sign up for a Slickdeals account They normally help me block tons of spam automatically.
This means you do not need to have Outlook or an address book, because it's not using your computer at all, it's using Y's computer for this. Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 Vague questions receive vague answers . . . . . . Leave her feedback about this help page. Email Account Sending Spam To My Contacts If your email addr is publicly listed on a web page, and mine is also (on a different site or page), the infected machine will grab both, put one in the
Must be at least 3 letters or numbers. Getting Undeliverable Email Messages I Didn't Send critter42 View Public Profile Visit critter42's homepage! After a while those e-mails will stop coming in. In the past couple of months I have had probably about a thousand such messages through my yahoo account alone!
Most email addresses they find, including your University email address, are publicly available on the Internet. Mail Delivery System Email Virus Just some crappy badly coded spam. It's called email spoofing and it's been used by scammers for some time to try and hide the from address so they can't be traced. share|improve this answer edited Jan 26 '14 at 12:45 answered Jan 26 '14 at 12:31 Katherine Villyard 16k42552 add a comment| up vote 3 down vote Could simply be "backscatter".
I sent off a couple of these to Spamcop and they replied with a sharp liitle note saying " don't sent us viruses ". http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/returned-email-i-didnt-send.19583/ current community blog chat Server Fault Meta Server Fault your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. How To Stop Mail Delivery System Emails Password Register FAQ Calendar Go to Page... How To Block Backscatter Regarding the stupid virus scanner/bouncers, Jim Rapoza wrote in the Feb 9 Eweek magazine, Turn if Off!
Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 -- Ahhhh! http://revolutionpc.net/how-to/email-ip-lookup.html I have run Trend Micro, Malware and Microsoft scans and they are all clear but these emails are driving me made. I scanned my pc, etc...found nothing, but did use a known good clean pc to change my yahoo email address. It's taking your address from someone else's address book, along with someone else you don't know's address. Undelivered Mail Returned To Sender Virus
Someone can put whatever they want there. I suspect that what you're looking at is backscatter from a spambot network that spoofed an address in your domain. xash View Public Profile Find all posts by xash #9 04-09-2004, 08:05 AM Dan Norder Guest Join Date: Mar 2004 What software you use doesn't matter, it only check over here Set up deal alerts for your favorite stores, categories, or products and we'll instantly alert you when a new deal is posted.
Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 Speed does not kill. Email Sent To My Contacts But Not From Me Rayne Man View Public Profile Find all posts by Rayne Man #16 04-09-2004, 01:36 PM critter42 Member Join Date: Dec 2001 Location: Mr. Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 WarrenM Joined Dec 2007 L6: Expert 1,294 Posts 506 Reputation Give Rep Follow User Send Message View Profile Posts Created Threads Started 04-26-2012 at 07:15 PM
That lets spammers know they have a valid email address. The address was an osu.edu address and the name sounded vaguely familiar. Very slimy critter42 critter42 View Public Profile Visit critter42's homepage! Postmaster Undeliverable Mail Spam I can recognize them most of the time now, but I do have to say that this is probably the MOST well-crafted virus (at least the text of the e-mail is
Talking about falling on my own sword...for an IT guy to have to send out "I got my email account hacked" really really sucked ass. Otherwise, it's safe to ignore them. And the sender is not even ME, not even a proper address (some random name). this content Someone sent it using your email address as the "from" so you get the bouncebacks.
If you get these kinds of emails, report them as spam. Unless, it's spam. Fixit's House Posts: 927 Oh, I almost forgot - one of the nasties out there now (Sober, IIRC) can and will generate a fake "Returned E-mail" message, making it look like And also, it could be grabbing addresses from the "Return" lines of emails that the worm finds in someone's mailbox.
Search the CommunityRelated ArticlesHow many email messages can I send per day?Why do I have to enter a code to continue sending Workspace Webmail?Sending text messages How many email messages can You may want to keep an eye on any accounts/website where you use this same password. #B Best practice security means each site uses a UNIQUE password. And yes, the attachment seemed to contain a virus (no, I didn't open it, I scanned it with Norton's). French Gentlemen Necessarily Use a Scabbard for Dress Swords?
It couldn't have come from my address book because I've never had anyone in Camp Lejeune in my address book. Forum Thread Mailer-Daemon returned mail I didnt send pattisw pattisw Joined Aug 2005 L5: Journeyman 1,433 Reputation Points 0 Deals Posted 0 Votes Submitted 912 Comments Posted Give Rep Follow User Enter the 2 words. Talking about falling on my own sword...for an IT guy to have to send out "I got my email account hacked" really really sucked ass.
So OP do check your actual sent item box...and I'd also suggest that you change your email password Why...are you using a YAHOO email account for any IT work? Not the answer you're looking for? But I am not sure and I can't figure out why... How do I handle disagreement in a code review regarding an unlikely edge case?
User unknown <<< 503 5.5.1 RCPT first. Also note that even valid bounce messages contain pretty much the same subject lines. Am I compromised?3 Replies Latest posted 5 months agoHow do I get an email account?5 Replies Latest posted 2 months agoWebmail Sent folder got deleted. Unfortunately, there's virtually nothing you can do to stop these messages, apart from using advanced spam blocking tools that you won't have access to through Hotmail.
I've gotten a bunch on the email system I administrate, just since yesterday. Why do aliens have higher tech than us?