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My hotmail account is sending spam to my contacts

Posted on 2011-09-28
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Hello Experts eschange,

This morning my hotmail account started sending spam emails to all of my contacts.  The email people receive is

has a subject of " It is true" and at the bottom as the email content a message the reads  Click here to read this message" that points to this address http://vxu5.l8v.me/bhfz8hcon.html

My inbox is full of emails from postmaster@mail.hotmail subject: Delivery status notification (Failure)

I currently have installed kaspersky internet security but it did not help.

The machine is windows 7 OS

Please help
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I always recommend Malware Bytes.  Free edition.
Download and install< update the programs to get the latest updates.
<run the program run< hibernate or delete the Malware from your system
www.malwarebytes.org
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I would also change my password with the hotmail account now.
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Thanks
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