Quella che segue è una mail relativa ad una ipotesi di hackeraggio di un sito. Sito non di nostra proprietà, ancora attivo ma non aggiornato da almeno 10 anni.
Your Website Has Been CompromisedYour Site Has Been Hacked
PLEASE FoRWARD THIS EMAIL T0 S0MEoNE IN YoUR C0MPANY WH0 iS ALLoWED T0 MAKE IMPORTANT DECISIoNS!
We have hacked y0ur website http://www.axxxxxxx.it and extracted your databases.
H0w did this happen?
our team has f0und a vulnerability within your site that we were able to expl0it. After finding the vulnerability we were able t0 get y0ur database credentials and extract y0ur entire database and move the information t0 an 0ffsh0re server.
What does this mean?
We will systematically go through a series 0f steps of t0tally damaging your reputati0n. First y0ur database will be leaked 0r s0ld to the highest bidder which they will use with whatever their intentions are. Next if there are e-mails f0und they will be e-mailed that their inf0rmation has been s0ld or leaked and your site http://www.xxxxxxxxx.it was at fault thusly damaging your reputati0n and having angry cust0mers/associates with whatever angry cust0mers/ass0ciates do. Lastly any links that you have indexed in the search engines will be de-indexed based off 0f blackhat techniques that we used in the past t0 de-index our targets.
H0w do i st0p this?
We are willing to refrain from destroying your site’s reputation for a small fee. The current fee is $3000 in bitcoins (0.15 BTC).
Please send the bitcoin to the foll0wing Bitcoin address (Copy and paste as it is case sensitive):
0nce you have paid we will aut0matically get informed that it was your payment. Please n0te that y0u have to make payment within 3 days after opening this e-mail or the database leak, e-mails dispatched, and de-index of your site WiLL start!
H0w do i get Bitcoins?
Y0u can easily buy bitcoins via several websites or even offline fr0m a Bitcoin-ATM.
What if i d0n’t pay?
if y0u decide not t0 pay, we will start the attack at the indicated date and uph0ld it until you do, there’s n0 c0unter measure to this, y0u will 0nly end up wasting m0re money trying t0 find a s0luti0n. We will completely destr0y y0ur reputation am0ngst g00gle and your cust0mers.
This is n0t a hoax, d0 not reply t0 this email, don’t try t0 reas0n or neg0tiate, we will not read any replies. once you have paid we will stop what we were doing and you will never hear fr0m us again!
Please n0te that Bitcoin is an0nym0us and no one will find 0ut that y0u have c0mplied. Finally don’t reply as this email is unmonit0red.