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Old 04-21-2005, 03:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Fixed the email problem!!

Now is there anyway i can keep this from happening again? i had nortan and AVG-AV on the whole time ....

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Hello,
The reason you are getting these smtp errors is that our servers picked
up that you have a virsus that sends out alot of email at a time with out
your knowledge. To stop this from spreading we had to put a smtp block on
your account which stops you from sending email.
What we need to do to fix this is have you run a virsus scan and verfiy
your computer is clean of virsuses. If you do not have a anti virsus on
your computer you can use a free online scan. The best ones to use are at
www.trendmicro.com and www.pandasoftware.com.
Hope this helps, if not please let us know.

Thank you,
Jamie
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Old 04-21-2005, 06:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Run auto scans all the time. Set your scanners to run at least once a week and let them do a whole scan. Also, run several Spyware tools to keep from having maleware do this.

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Old 04-21-2005, 10:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
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also never check email from people you don't know. that will usually trigger your problem.

especially in outlook and outlook express
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Old 04-21-2005, 10:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yeah i have now moved to thunder bird
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