Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX order to 'accept' the answer and process the payment you need to click on the green Accept button next to my answer.
As for the question on how can one get your password XXXXX you giving it to them, it could be either that they have secretly installed a keylogger program on your system through a downloaded file or email attachment whereby they can monitor your keystrokes, or they have used what is called brute force attack program which can automatically generate and try millions of password XXXXX it finds the right password.
First you need to check if there is a keylogger program installed on your system, and if found you must remove it. The link below takes you through the process of detection and removal:
Once you have removed any keylogger spyware, make sure you are connected to a secure wireless connection, and login to your email account and change your password XXXXX make sure you use a strong password XXXXX the following characteristics:
- 8 or more characters long
- combination of letters and numbers
- combination uppercase and lowercase.
- use some special characters such as space ^&%$#<>?., etc.
This would take care of any future attempts to find your new password XXXXX brute force attacks.
When you have done that, the person who had your previous password XXXXX not be able to go to your account again to see the new password.
Hope this helps.