Computer Security & Viruses/Email security

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Hello, can my computer be hacked from logging into my email account (if my account has been hacked)? And is there a device or software I can use to find out who might've hacked my 'Windows' computer and email account( I use Internet explorer).

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This is according to what kind of email you are using. If it is webmail, the worst you could do is click on a link within an email and get a trojan or virus. If you are not using webmail, (outlook) you could be hacked and would need to make sure you are behind a firewall  

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Keith Davis

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Advice on how to avoid viruses and spyware. Suggestions on what software to run to avoid viruses and spyware. Identification of spyware, trojans, or virus infections. Overall system security.

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As a PC tech, removing and identifying many viruses and trojans from customer's PCs.

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4 classes short of a Networking degree.

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