Adult cam hacked
The phishing email is causing panic to many users because it identifies one of their account passwords and claims it has information on their online activity, which they will share to family and friends unless paid ,200 in bit coin.
in Dundalk has asked people to be vigilant after receiving up to 15 calls a day from 'stressed out' customers across the country who have received the email over the last few weeks. You don't know me and you're probably thinking why you are getting this mail, right?
When asked, Revolver denied he was behind the data breach, and instead blamed users of an underground Russian hacking site.
The attack on Friend Finder Networks is the second in as many years.
Several friends and professional contacts phoned me in a state of panic this summer saying they had received emails from a shady entity claiming to have hacked their computer webcams while they were viewing adult websites. But these messages bore a troubling bit of information, something that instantly set their targets on edge. Second, check to see whether any accounts tied to that password appear in Have I Been Pwned, a searchable database that identifies what personal information of yours may have leaked as a result of various online breaches."Just after that, my software program gathered every one of your contacts from your Messanger, Facebook and email."It continues: "After that I gave in much more time than I should've exploring into your life and generated a two screen video.First part shows the recording you had been viewing and second part shows the capture from your web camera (it's you doing inappropriate things)"Frankly, I'm ready to forget about you and let you continue with your life."It then offers the user a chose to pay them ,200 through bitcoin within 24 hours or face the video being sent to all their contacts.Translation: The crook has not been monitoring your every keyboard touch, screenshot, and webcam image.Rather, the delinquent is bluffing—frightening unsuspecting victims into forking over cryptocurrency.