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Old 07-11-2009, 01:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my blackberry curve 8330 sends mass spam to everyone in my address book from yahoo without my permission how do i get it to stop
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If you are sure it is your Blackberry check for suspicious software (something you installed just before this started would be a good candidate). Options -> Advanced Options -> Applications will give you a list of applications installed on the device. You may also delete them here. If you can't find anything, and are really sure it is your Blackberry, wipe and reinstall the OS but don't reinstall 3rd party applications.

However if, as you imply, the email are only going to members of your yahoo address book, and not those in your Blackberry contacts I would suspect your yahoo account has been compromised.
My other Blackberry is a PlayBook.
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This is a yahoo issue.
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Sounds like someone is just using your BlackBerry email address as a "sent from" address. Could be a virus on your pc.
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