Tracing an email received from hotmail (attached headers)

shabs asked 2 years ago

Hello,
I was reading the posts in this forum but I have trouble finding out the IP from an email I sent myself from my hotmail account to my yahoo account (both web based). Here are the headers taken from yahoo:

Return-Path:
Authentication-Results: mta376.mail.mud.yahoo.com from=hotmail.com; domainkeys=neutral (no sig)
Received: from 65.55.90.18 (EHLO snt0-omc1-s7.snt0.hotmail.com) (65.55.90.18) by mta376.mail.mud.yahoo.com with SMTP; Sat, 25 Apr 2009 15:00:23 -0700
Received: from SNT105-W32 ([65.55.90.9]) by snt0-omc1-s7.snt0.hotmail.com with Microsoft SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.3959); Sat, 25 Apr 2009 15:00:23 -0700
Message-ID:
Return-Path: [email][email protected][/email]
Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary="_f7584c52-6517-4bfd-9733-ace8fbbf967d_"
From:
xxxxx

How would it be possible to determine the IP from this header?

Best Regards.

2 Answers
wimiadmin Staff answered 2 years ago

Looks like you sent the email via the web interface. Which means, the header is only going to contain the hotmail server information.

In this case the IP showing is 65.55.90.18.

Wifey93 answered 2 years ago

Hi, I received below this very disturbing email on May 30,2009 and I have made several reports about it but now Microsoft has sent me an email asking for the ip address of the email so that they can investigate it further.

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