Website Hacked Bitcoin Scam

I just received  cunning attempt at scam. Someone writes that he/she hack ed into the database and would destroy my reputation if I didn’t pay $ 2,000 in bitcoin. This very similar bitcoin ransom scam  I wrote about here. Let’s read it 🙂 “PLEASE FORWARD …

Bitcoin scammers found a new tactic on site owners – a threat and a ransom demand

Fraudsters are not sleeping. They are constantly looking for new methods to get free bitcoins. After trying to sextortion scam they try to scam website owners and webmasters. Here is a message they sent to webmasters. ” Name : [xxxxxxx] Phone : xxxxxxxxxxx Email : …

Email hack scam and Bitcoin ransom

Recently I stumbled on email scam. It’s very interesting, because the scammers use bitcoin cryptocurrency. The scammers claim they know the “secrets” and have access to the e-mail account and social media accounts. If you got such an e-mail, you can change the password to …