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I recently had a hijacked email account. I wasn't quite sure if it was just the email account or the computer. I change the password and the next day it began again. There were no signs, only an email error after it had reached the 250 email limit. I scanned the computer multiple times with Malwarebytes with nothing found. I scanned with another product and it found it pretty quickly. It was called a faxtool email hijack. It was in the path c:\windows\system\scripts\faxtool.exe 

I'm curious about reporting errors or files NOT found.

  • Windows 7 SP1 2.2.1...
  • Malwarebytes updated
  • Avast
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Hello and :welcome:, @crobertson:

It's hard to say what's going on based on the information provided so far.

We could assist you if we could please see a bit more detail about the system.

If you still need help with this, please follow the steps here: Assistance obtaining computer system information

Then, please ATTACH all 3 logs to your next reply in this thread.

Thank you,

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