How To Avoid From Being Sextortioned

“I know your password, and I have recorded you devious acts.”

Are you here because you got an email saying that a hacker has a video of you watching porn? Did they threaten to share it with your friends and family unless you paid a ransom into an anonymous Bitcoin wallet? If you did, you’re not alone. In the last two years, almost everyone we speak to has seen one in their inbox. But there seems to have been a surge in interest since much of the western world entered lockdown to contain the coronavirus. The good news, every word is untrue! It’s a scam! Here is an example.