Sextortion Phishing Scam

The Sender of the scam will claim:

  • They have one of your passwords for your personal email.
  • They have placed malware onto your Personal Electronic Device (PED) to record your pornogrpahic activity.
  • They have recorded your recent activity stating, "You've got good taste".
  • They will also demand that you pay $3000 in BitCoin or transfer via WesternUnion to a specific account, and if you do not they threaten to send your contacts; friends and relatives, a copy of your social media activity.

What to do next?

  • Call the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) on +44 (0)300 123 2040.
  • Forward the suspicious email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Check to see if your personal email address has been compromised by data breaches.
  • Change your password if it has bene breached, using two factor authentication if available.
  • Delete this email.
  • Report all incidents to your CoC or your unit security staff.
  • 110 Provost Coy RMP - 94879 2223.
  • 445 CI Section -.94879 2768.

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