Was my Hotmail email hijacked?

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I sent an email from my iPhone using Hotmail. The recipient received my email, but with an attachment of a pornographic image. I checked sent items on my PC, and the image is attached to the email in sent items. I have no pornographic images on my PC or my phone. How did this happen?

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Its very possible, or someone did a MITA attack, which is a lot less likely.  Check your signature and change your password.

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  • ToddN2000
    Was the e-mail message what you sent? If the attachment was the only difference there is the any pornographic material on your iPhone? IT may be possible someone is spoofing your email account.
    Change your password to a stronger one. Let hotmail know your account may have been compromised. Last thing you want is some send child porn and blaming you.

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  • jinteik
    try sending yourself an email and see if there will be an attachment. from there you can drill down with the rest of the reply.
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