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(Not his real name, either.) Fraudsters like Omar lurk on Facebook in search of victims.
When they find a target, they connect with them via video call on Skype or Facebook.
You have one week to send me 5,000 euros (£4,450), or I’ll send them the video.” Samir doesn’t have that kind of money, and even then, he’s not sure paying the ransom would stop the attacker from demanding more money in the future.
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The Daily Scam is very sad to report a scam that seems to be targeting men on social media like Facebook, but then progressing to the use of Skype for video chatting. She manipulates the victim to include video of his face during their video exchange. Read this post by a Reddit user who was scammed this way and then blackmailed not to post the video of him captured by the scammer… They had one friend in common, and were saying they were in my same industry.
That could have been him viewing it after he uploaded it, or one of my relatives.
I’ll never know for sure, but I’ve never heard from anyone.