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the croft woman!
03-03-04, 19:55
Im so sick and tired of this! Someone has ONCE AGAIN gone into my MSN account and changed the p.w. and secret question! I have no idea how though because the p.w. was not easy to guess and the secret question had nothing to do with the answer!!
For the people on these boards I have on MSN messenger I've sent an email with my new ID, PLEASE DONT HAND IT OUT WITHOUT MY PERMISSION! thanks

03-03-04, 19:58
That happens to me all the time..

03-03-04, 19:58
Maybe you have a keylogger?

the croft woman!
03-03-04, 20:03
whats a keylogger??? :confused:

03-03-04, 20:05
Originally posted by the croft woman!:
whats a keylogger??? :confused: lol i was just about to ask the same thing :confused:

03-03-04, 20:18
Keylogger is a computer program or hardware device specialized to record your keystrokes. It can record anything that you type, including your passwords, emails, credit card number, etc. Most keyloggers are invisible. They save the recorded keystrokes into a log file or send them to another machine.

the croft woman!
03-03-04, 20:24
oh... my.... god!!! how do i find out if someone has that on me?! I have lots of private convo's on this comp i dont want people seeing :(

03-03-04, 20:27
Do you have a firewall?

the croft woman!
03-03-04, 20:28
ummm.... http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/bash.gif I know nothing about computers and all this stuff, my dad deals with that stuff... Last time i tried to sort something out on the PC my dad ended up having to re-install windows http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/redface.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/bash.gif

tlr online
03-03-04, 20:37
Make sure your password reminder question isn't something someone else would already know.

03-03-04, 20:47
depending on which operating system you have, windows xp has a built in firewall, dont know if its any good tho http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

the croft woman!
03-03-04, 20:48
Never is, I'll make the question something say... about tomb raider, and the answer would be something to do with... say... my first school or something. No-one would know it.

03-03-04, 20:49
I'd suggest using every single spy-bot and adaware software you have. If you're lucky they will pick up on it!

03-03-04, 21:05
Spybot and Ad-Aware won't pick up keyloggers, you have to go with another program for that.

GO HERE (http://www.trojanhunter.com/) and click on Download a Free Trial. The trial should last 30 days. TrojanHunter is the best in it's area.

the croft woman!
03-03-04, 21:08
I'll have to get my dad to do it ASAP, im only on a limited account on this PC (grrrr) thanks guys http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/grouphug.gif