Adult webcam hack list
In this case, the extortionist is banking on the target reusing their leaked password for other more important websites and being convinced that those accounts have been compromised as well.
In reality, the attacker probably only has the one password, harvested from a forum you likely visited several years ago, and only wants to get a quick payout.
The attacker showed the password to the reader in an attempt to convince them that the miscreant really was a hacker, and to pay up or else.
It's probably easier to just paste the email so you can see what we mean: I'm aware, [REDACTED], is your password.
As it turned out, users all across the globe made the same simple mistake, which let the hackers in.
The users kept the device’s default passwords or chose weak combinations like 12345.
There’s a new scam going around that would terrify most people if it ever landed in their inbox.
The emails are slightly different depending on who’s being attacked, but they all have a few similar features: Ian Kar, a New York-based product manager who was sent the scammy email, said that after he received this threat, he spent an entire day changing all his passwords and buying 1Password, a password manager.
Let me tell you, I actually placed a malware on the adult video clips (porn) website and there's more, you visited this site to experience fun (you know what I mean).
He said he was pretty sure his password was included in one of the big leaks in the past few years – databases have been stolen from Linked In, Yahoo, and e Bay, for example.
You can check whether your password is in one of these leaked databases over at the website Have I Been Pwned.
While you were watching videos, your web browser began operating as a RDP (Remote control Desktop) that has a key logger which gave me accessibility to your screen and also webcam. First part displays the video you were viewing (you've got a fine taste ; )), and second part displays the recording of your web cam. Well, in my opinion, 00 is a fair price tag for our little secret.
Immediately after that, my software collected every one of your contacts from your Messenger, Facebook, as well as email. You will make the payment via Bitcoin (if you do not know this, search "how to buy bitcoin" in Google).