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My e mail address has been hacked and is sending strange messages

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My e mail address has been hacked and is sending strange messages to people in my contacts list. what do I do????
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 5 years ago.
Hi,

Can you login your email now, if possible, to change the password?

What is your email provider? Please tell me only the part after @, i.e. @hotmail.com, @yahoo.com, @aol.com, etc.?

Thanks,
-Viet
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
e mail provider is aol
Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 5 years ago.
Please click http://password.aol.com/, then login your AOL account and change the password.

Thanks,
-Viet
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
How does this type of hacking happen and why does changing the password XXXXX?
Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 5 years ago.
Hackers can use program to hack the password XXXXX the password XXXXX XXXXX So please change to a complicated password.

Thanks,
-Viet

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