Articles tagged: from spoofing
Finding out who owns an email address is difficult at best. There’s little you can do on your own, but if you’re being harassed, law enforcement may help.
“From” spoofing is how spammers send email that looks like it comes from you that you had nothing at all to do with. I’ll look at how it’s done.
Outlook.com, Hotmail, and Microsoft account compromise and loss happens. How to get your account back varies based on just what was stolen. I’ll review different scenarios.
Getting spam from yourself? We all do. I’ll look at why it happens; what little you can do about it; and something unlikely but important to check.
Email spoofing is rampant. Spammers often send email that looks like it came from you, and there’s little that you can do about it.
Unfortunately most of this is out of your hands now. There are a few things you can check for, and then you’ll have to just get on with your life.
If your contacts are getting email from you that you didn’t send, then it’s very likely that your email account has been compromised.