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.
Bill Conner
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Steve Frederick, 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 and we can verify what could be using the data