Help email received from hacker

  Rav191919 19:49 30 Jul 2018


I just recieved an email (from a hotmail acc) with my password in the title. Email says to pay this person cash otherwise he has access to all my emails and has been watching me via my webcam and has threatened to sending private matters about me to others. Usually wouldn’t be concerned as clearly a scam and I have nothing to hide but how is my password in the title??

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:57 30 Jul 2018

a site you have used has been hacked.

Change you passwords and stop worrying.

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  conrail 14:58 03 Aug 2018

ask for proof of webcam use, especially anything embarrassing, I would not dream of hacking but had I sent you the email I would have also sent an embarrassing pic as proof, as mentioned, change password and add sender to your blocked/spam folder

  Forum Editor 09:40 05 Aug 2018

"ask for proof of webcam use, especially anything embarrassing,"

You should certainly not do that, or make any kind of response to the email.

Delete it,change your password(s) and stop worrying, as Fruit Bat /\0/\ says.

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