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We have received (so far) 2 emails from Cox claiming that "We've detected suspicious activity on your Cox.net email account firstname.lastname@example.org [and email@example.com] and believe this email address password may be compromised or your computer may be infected with Malware. If you do not recognize this email account, it may have been created without your knowledge." We regularly scan our Mac with MalwareBytes, and other utilities, seeing NO malware here. The email goes on to say that we should change our password(s). Is anyone else getting these things? Is there any way to get through the bureaucracy to find just what "suspicious" activity they are seeing?
Or is it just one of those annoyances ...
I got it too. I agree with the forum user who said "Poor taste to notify us thru email since it was email that was compromised" (thanks WiderMouthOpen). I read over the original notification several times before going to MyProfile. Will someone ever tell us what actually happened?