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CCCF Notice

Phishing / Hacking E-mail

  • Upload Date: 2018-07-30 16:21:48
  • Ref no: TIFR/CCCF/005/2018-19
  • Author: RAHUL D AUCHARE
  • Expiry: 2018-12-31

Some TIFR users are receiving an e-mail from randomuser@outlook.com threatening them to pay some ransom amount of $7000 in Bitcoin with a link. The email mentions that if this is not paid, they will send some objectionable content / video that they have captured from your desktop, to all your contacts in e-mail, facebook, messenger. Users are requested not to respond or visit any link provided in such e-mail which you may receive. This may contain virus /spam-ware. Please forward such emails to [...] More