Finding Out When A Hotmail Account was Created.


Twink

New Member
Mar 28, 2007
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#1
Hi,

A friend of mine has been getting some pretty nasty emails. Now, we know and have found out where the emails are coming from and that's good. But what we now need to know is when the account was created.

We want to know if this is a hotmail account that has been used before or if it was created for the purpose of these emails.

Thanks in advance.

Twink.
 

Prickaerts

Administrator
Jan 2, 2006
765
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#2
Microsoft will (only) release that kind of information to LE when they subpoena this.

You could check if a live profile exists for this address. Sometimes blog entries (or lack) can indicate lifetime...
 

Twink

New Member
Mar 28, 2007
6
0
#3
Drat!

She's not ready to involve the authorities at the moment. We were hoping to get this sorted out ourselves.

I'll have to go and speak to her again I suppose - try to convince her that she needs to contact the authorities if she gets any again.

Thanks for your help.

Why is this the case when webmail's such as yahoo have this info in the profiles?
 

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