Bitcoin Bomb Threat Email Scam

Bomb threat scam

The wave of fake scary messages like Cisco router vulnerability scam or Des53 hacker email doesn't want to stop. It is not surprise, because this type of scam don't need any big efforts excluding email base. Ransomware corrupts user's important files and asks revenue to restore information, Bitcoin Bomb threat email scare people and threaten to explose the whole buildings and injury people in them. It is the dirtiest and unworthy email fraud, I ever hear.

So, what concretely this people promise to do?

I write you to inform you that my man has hidden the bomb (tronitrotoluene) in the building where your company is located. My mercenary built a bomb according to my instructions. It is compact and it is hidden very carefully, it is impossible to destroy the structure of the building by my bomb, but in the case of its detonation there will be many wounded people.

My mercenary is controlling the situation around the building. If he sees any strange activity or cops he will blow up the device.

I can call off my mercenary if you make a transfer. You pay me 20'000 usd in Bitcoin and explosive will not detonate, but do not try to fool me -I assure you that I have to call off my recruited person solely after 3 confirmations in blockchain.

The title are different, I know about three different variants: "No need to be heroic", "Rescue service will complicate the situation" and "My device is inside your building". According to the malware researcher, it comes from Russian ip addresses and asks 20 000 $ to stop the damaging. If you are between 15000 users, who received suchlike email, please, don't give any money to frauders, because it can make a new wave of fake emails.

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