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I received an email from an email address that doesn't exist on my domain with a virus attachment. What's up with that?

Dating back to 2003, the W32.Mimail@MM virus was written to "spoof" or fake addresses on domains that people would think are safe and open the attachment explained as an "update to your computer operating system".

Commonly used email addresses are "admin@" and "info@" your domain name. The Mimail virus scans the address book of Outlook looking for domains to mail itself to, using the usernames above.

Do not click on or open the attachment. Delete the email and always make sure your virus protection is up to date to protect your system.

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5.) What is SMTP?

6.) I'm having problems sending email with Outlook or Outlook Express. Why?

7.) I am having problems sending mail with domain account and I use Earthlink, Comcast or AOL to connect to the internet.

8.) Why do I have a quota (limit) on my email and does it count towards my website quota?

9.) Can I increase my email quota to something over what my current limit is?

10.) SPAM SPAM SPAM! I'm sick of the spam I'm receiving! Can't you do anything about it?

11.) How do I add new email accounts to my domain?

12.) I'm trying to send a group email, or an email with many recipients, and I keep receiving an error.

13.) How do I recover my EMAIL or other password?

14.) Why does my catchall address point to "trash_mail"?

15.) I am trying to send (or receive) a large file by email - but it won't go through. Why?

16.) I received an email from an email address that doesn't exist on my domain with a virus attachment. What's up with that?

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