Security Notice. Someone have access to your system.

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Email from my email to my email (spoofed??)seeking a bitcoin payment or my friends will be notified. also claims to have copied my system.
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acturner

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Posted 3 months ago

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TM_Pia, Employee

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Hi acturner,

The email that you have received is an email scam. Please do not contact them or provide any private information. They're only doing this to scare you and trick you saying that they have your information. You may refer to the link below to know more about these kinds of scams:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Email Scam

Hope this helps.

 ~Pia
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greg

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Yes, i think it is just a threat, they are just bluffing the users. a lot of my colleagues received the same message, but i just told them to ignore the message. 
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TM_Pia, Employee

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We're sorry to hear about this experience.

If you need more help, please let us know. 

~Pia
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greg

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No worries, nothing happened actually after few months of ignoring the message
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TM_Ann, Official Rep

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Thank you greg, let us know if you need anything else. 

All the best,
- Ann

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