auto sending to spam addresses and getting Mail Delivery System message

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one of my emails has been sending something on its own - to spam addresses and I have gotten hundreds of Mail Delivery System messages. All different emails. I must have a virus. What do do?? I shut off auto retrieve

This message was created automatically by mail delivery software.

 

A message that you sent could not be delivered to one or more of its recipients. This is a permanent error. The following address(es) failed:

 

  strobel.frank@yahoo.de

    host mx-eu.mail.am0.yahoodns.net [188.125.73.87]

    SMTP error from remote mail server after end of data:

    554 delivery error: dd Requested mail action aborted - mta1020.mail.ir2.yahoo.com
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Posted 10 months ago

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Hello,

This typically means that your email has been compromised. I recommend you run a scan for any virus or malware that could be on your device and then reset your email password:

https://community.homestead.com/homestead/topics/how_to_i_reset_my_email_password

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