Computer Security & Viruses/email hacked

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Hello James,

My email was hacked last night, and I'm writing to ask what I should do. I have Microsoft Security Essentials, Malwarebytes-Antimalware, SuperAntiSpyware Professional, CCleaner and Windows Firewall.

I also have HijackThis and Combofix.

Many thanks for your help.
B.J.

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Hello B.J.

Certainly, change your password and make the new one stronger, but how do you know it was hacked and what are the repercussions? Please provide some details.

See also: bit.ly/108Cwvb (wired.com/gadgetlab...)
and
netsecurity.about.com/cs/disasterrecovery/a/aa061603.htm

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James Filmer

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