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Possible email hijack

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Hi folks,

I have a client who asked me to check out her computer.  She's been getting dozens of messages of undeliverable mail to recipients she's never sent to, with seemingly random user accountnames@goproperties.com and @customhomes.com.  She has run McAfee virus scan as well as AVG, and come up with a few adware listings that she deleted (sorry I don't have much more info on that).  I have run Hijack This and seen nothing really out of the ordinary.

I'm wondering if a rootkit on her system is a possibility.  

Does anyone have any ideas on where to look next?  I'm right now in the process of another system scan with McAfee.

Thanks for your help.

Charlie T.
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