Don't be fooled this Holiday Season. This not-so-new scam "You've been hacked" is becoming popular following breaches that occurred on websites like LinkedIn and Adobe. They use information leaked about you against you in order to attempt to blackmail you. When in Doubt, change you passwords (at least annually). https://botcrawl.com/hacking-alert-you-account-was-hacked-email-scam-tries-to-blackmail-you/
We are getting emails and calls daily on this now. Rest assured your email is not hacked. What should you do?
1. Change your passwords at least annually;
2. If you're still concerned, perform a virus scan. Free scans available from https://www.trendmicro.com/.../products/housecall.html
3. Give us a call if you still have concerns. 651-293-0837
Wednesday, September 19, 2018