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Spartan Advanced Member

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#1 16 years ago

Has anyone else been getting really crappy spam and virus emails on their Yahoo account lately? This has only recently started happening to me, but now I get email around the lines of this...

Title: Your Yahoo account has been suspended

Due to unauthorized use, we have suspended your account. Please read the attachment for more details.

Attachment: (insert any filename).pif

Hmmm, I guess that is why I am on my Yahoo account right now. :lol:


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#2 16 years ago

Yeah i have. i even have a thread about my problems. its not a virus though, since i checked. - my thread

my spam has gotten so bad that i am sending myself spam. and i am getting failure delivery emails an avg of 5 times a day and i dont even know who these people are who i am sending it to.



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#3 16 years ago

Norton AntiVirus found a virus in an attachment you ( to [email][/email] ensure the recipient(s) are able to use the files you sent, perform avirus scan on your computer, clean any infected files, then resend thisattachment.Attachment: Bill.zipVirus name: W32.Netsky.Z@mmAction taken: Clean failed : Quarantine succeeded : File status: Infected

I dont send any e-mails...

Mihail Advanced Member

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#4 16 years ago

Yeah I get alot of crappy obvious virus e-mails, but it's just more junk mail, no threat off my back I know who to accept from and who not to.