Anti-spam mails sent to my address

All my friends in my hotmail contact list received spam emails that are sent via my hotmail address.  The mail contains only a link web address.   I never sent such a letter to all my friends in the contacts list.  Please tell us how I can stop this.



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Which is called Spoofing and its pretty easy for a spammer to make. Of course, it does
it look like you or the other person has sent the e-mail. Someone intercepted an email and
It may not be you who caused him. Account of a friend could have been consulted
or even someone could have sent an email on your behalf to someone else who has been
compromise. Your friend can access headers and block the real senders of
those who will change often.

How to read the message headers

E-mail spoofing

E-mail spoofing and Phishing

Understanding E-mail Spoofing

Fraudulent emails (false)

Google search - email Spoofing

I hope this helps.

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