Recieving email from postmaster I never sent .

Discussion in 'Help Desk' started by ahosking, Aug 28, 2014.

  1. ahosking

    ahosking New Email

    Aug 28, 2014
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    Hi, I'm getting emails from saying Failure--Delay or Undeliverable from people i don't know,or who send emails to my hotmail address,but I never sent these at all!!!!! I'm on 4g wireless,my neighbour will get some of these emails too,he says he doesn't know why either--he is wireless as well next door.They clogging my inbox....pls HELP!

  2. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
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    There are a couple of possibilities here including that your account has been compromised or that a spammer used your email address as the From: and/or Reply-to: when sending out a batch of spam.

    To rule out having a compromised account please change your password and turn on 2 factor authentication for your Hotmail account.

    :welcome: to Email Questions!

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