Significantly greater than Normal Usage

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My usage is significantly higher than normal and I'm concerned that I may have been hacked.
To check, I noted my usage when I went to bed at midnight as 5.8 GB, This morning, when I checked in at 9 AM my usage was 7.06 GB. In otherwords 1.2GB was used while I slept!!! Please advise.
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Bill Conner
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william conner

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Steve Frederick-VS1/Beam314, Champion

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William, Microsoft has just pushed through another update to Windows 8, 8.1 and 10. This update is approximately 985 MB. That my be where that data was consumed.
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Exede Lindsey

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Hello William, 

Steve is correct; we have seen an increase in data from numerous customers based off Windows Updates. Please send us your account and contact info to exedelistens@viasat.com and we can verify what could be using the data