Death threats, 419s and ransom’ware’

Mark Stockley for Sophos: Ransom email scam from ‘hitman’ demands: pay up or die

In fact, this isn’t ransomware so much as a new twist on a 419. More info in my article for AVIEN: The Smiling Assassin (shaken not stirred)

David Harley

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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Check Chain Mail and Hoaxes authored by David Harley. Read the original post at: https://chainmailcheck.wordpress.com/2017/12/14/death-threats-419s-and-ransom/