Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

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Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:20 pm

Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s
The Register
Scumbags are trying to extort money from netizens by threatening to leak to friends and family videos of their marks watching X-rated videos.

A Reg reader this week shared their story of being contacted by an extortionist who claimed to have obtained, through hacking our reader's PC, compromising webcam footage of them engaging in an act of self-love while watching an adult website. No such video existed. Our tipster is also not the only one to receive one of these messages this month.

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I have seen this story before, maybe even posted it here, but I just hunted for it because I just got such an email at one of my low-security trolling and spam catcher accounts.

Note: I have no web cam. What do I need one for? :cowbell:
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Re: Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

Post by shemp » Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:52 pm

I'm watching you right now.
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Re: Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:18 pm

With the eye of faith, of course.

Too bad you can't record from it. :lmao:
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Re: Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

Post by shemp » Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:14 pm

I know what you did last summer.
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