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Hello, i'm new to this forum.

For some reason, my internet usage has gone up REALLY high.

Usually my family uses 1-2gb a day, but throughout the last 2-3 weeks, 5-10gb of data is being used.

I put a password on my router, so it doesn't seem like anyone else is using our network, and the only things my family does on the computer is watch small amounts of YouTube videos and go on FaceBook. (I use the computer for research, but not that much) My friends and computer teacher say that it may be a virus, so I downloaded Rainmeter to measure network usage and so on. However, I saw that my CPU usage was almost always 70-100%, being used by something called: "ping.exe". I googled this and found that it is a normal windows program, but can also be some sort of malware that is disguised. I'm pretty sure no application should be using 100% of CPU memory, so I have a feeling this is what is using my internet bandwidth. Does anyone know how if this is the problem? Or at least what is using up all my internet data?

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