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Greg_M
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Hi Greg,

I think your right, its unlikely if her computer was virused that it would be sending emails without virus attachments particularly if If shes using Gmail.
Its quite common for gmail, live and hotmail accounts to get hacked and used to send spam to their contact lists.

Steve

Thanks Steve,

Done some homework, and it does seem her gmail account has been compromised, she also has her domain based email connected some how which has created a few issues with business clients.

I found a possible fix, and emailed her a link … she’s pretty tech savvy so may be able to sort it herself (or my Sunday afternoon may still go down the shoot).

I haven’t used any form of gmail for a couple of years … this little incident has reinforced my decision.

Cheers