The day before the second anniversary of her mother's death, Cassie Woods was shopping with her husband, Jarrod, when he decided to check his email on his phone. His eyes widened when he saw a new message in his inbox and he motioned for his wife to come see the email.
"I see my mom's name on [the email] and it has this junk attached to it," Cassie Woods of Stafford, Va., recalled. "I pretty much freaked and cried."
The email account of Woods' late mother, Paula Chase, had been hacked and was sending out spam messages to everyone in her address book, including Woods and her two sisters.
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