Email accounts - security

My OS is win 7 prof 64 bit and I use Office 365.  I have both msn and gmails which i use to access from the web.  Today I received a strange email from my gmail account addressed to my msn account, which was a spam email.  Does this mean that my gmail account has been compromised or hacked into?  Thank u for your advise.  I will change the password as a first step. Thank u.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Change the password and see what happens. Someone could have spoofed your email. If it stops after you change the password, you should be OK.
It may also mean you have malware on your PC sending spam to your email contacts.

I'd suggest running MalwareBytes to check for malware.
Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Or it could mean that both emails have been added to someone's spam list because they were gathered from one of your friends.  It is common for spammers to use a list to send to everyone else on the list.

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jegajothyretiredAuthor Commented:
Thank u everyone, I think there is no correct answer yet, but I have changed my password to a very robust one, and I am monitoring my pc and email account for any not the ordinary happenings.  Thank u everyone for your inputs.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@jegajothy - Thanks for the update and I was happy to help.
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