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Remove Hacker who cracked your email scam (Free Guide) - Removal Instructions

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Hacker who cracked your email scam is the phishing attack where attackers claim they have embarrassing photos of you

Hacker who cracked your email scam

Hacker who cracked your email scam is the spam email campaign that states about an infected or hacked device. The email states about a cracked email a few months ago. However, these statements are not true, and you should ignore such messages. Also, the hacker claims that you entered a password on one of the sites and they stole it. To prove their words, attackers show the password that was intercepted at the time of the stated hack and demands ransom for the sensitive data that might get delivered to your contact list. No one hacked your email or any other accounts, and you need to ignore this fraudulent message. Do Not Pay because the alleged information about you does not exist. However, the full system scan is necessary because other malware might be installed on the system.

Name Hacker who cracked your email scam
Type Scam/malware
Possible danger Installed malware, money or data loss
Tactics used Phishing campaign[1]
Main symptoms Delivers email with hacking claims, demands payment
Distribution Malicious email attachments
Elimination Use reputable anti-malware like Reimage for Hacker who cracked your email scam removal

Hacker who cracked your email scam message may appear on your email box as the email sent from your account and states “I’m a hacker who cracked your email and device a few months ago.” You need to ignore the email and proceed with the full system scan and malware removal as soon as possible.

Although the email seems legitimate because it shows your password for the particular website, Hacker who cracked your email scam virus is nothing but a fraudulent method to get profit from computer users. This scary message aims to trick you into paying a certain amount of cryptocurrency unless sensitive data of yours will get exposed.

The email displayed by scammers behind Hacker who cracked your email scam may look like this:

Subject: password (user's password) for (user's email) is compromised
Hello!
I'm a hacker who cracked your email and device a few months ago.
You entered a password on one of the sites you visited, and I intercepted it.
This is your password from [user's email] on moment of hack: [user's password]
Of course you can will change it, or already changed it.
But it doesn't matter, my malware updated it every time.
Do not try to contact me or find me, it is impossible, since I sent you an email from your account.
Through your email, I uploaded malicious code to your Operation System.
I saved all of your contacts with friends, colleagues, relatives and a complete history of visits to the Internet resources.
Also I installed a Trojan on your device and long tome spying for you.
You are not my only victim, I usually lock computers and ask for a ransom.
But I was struck by the sites of intimate content that you often visit.
I am in shock of your fantasies! I've never seen anything like this!
So, when you had fun on piquant sites (you know what I mean!)
I made screenshot with using my program from your camera of yours device.
After that, I combined them to the content of the currently viewed site.
There will be laughter when I send these photos to your contacts!
BUT I'm sure you don't want it.
Therefore, I expect payment from you for my silence.
I think $892 is an acceptable price for it!
Pay with Bitcoin.
My BTC wallet: 
If you do not know how to do this – enter into Google “how to transfer money to a bitcoin wallet”. It is not difficult.
After receiving the specified amount, all your data will be immediately destroyed automatically. My virus will also remove itself from your operating system.
My Trojan have auto alert, after this email is read, I will be know it!
I give you 2 days (48 hours) to make a payment.
If this does not happen – all your contacts will get crazy shots from your dark secret life!
And so that you do not obstruct, your device will be blocked (also after 48 hours)
Do not be silly!
Police or friends won't help you for sure …
p.s. I can give you advice for the future. Do not enter your passwords on unsafe sites.
I hope for your prudence.
Farewell.

Hackers give you 48 hours to make the payment of a certain amount to the provided Bitcoin wallet. They claim to have secret photos or other compromising data that may get exposed if you are not willing to pay up. Hacker who cracked your email scam virus developers also claims to have installed trojans or ransomware[2] to your device already.

This function of installing malware can be real, so you need to scan the system using anti-malware tool and remove Hacker who cracked your email scam or any other malware detected on your computer. Email spam is a common method of malware spreading used for cryptovirus or backdoor malware distribution.

There might be a lot of different versions of this Hacker who cracked your email scam malware. This is another message delivered via email:

Subject: account [your email address] is compromised
From [your email address]
To [your email address]
Date Today 11:15

Hello!

I’m a hacker who cracked your email and device a few months ago.
You entered a password on one of the sites you visited, and I intercepted it.

Of course you can will change it, or already changed it.
But it doesn’t matter, my malware updated it every time.

Do not try to contact me or find me, it is impossible, since I sent you an email from your account.

Through your email, I uploaded malicious code to your Operation System.
I saved all of your contacts with friends, colleagues, relatives and a complete history of visits to the Internet resources.
Also I installed a Trojan on your device and long tome spying for you.

You are not my only victim, I usually lock computers and ask for a ransom.
But I was struck by the sites of intimate content that you often visit.

I am in shock of your fantasies! I’ve never seen anything like this!

So, when you had fun on piquant sites (you know what I mean!)
I made screenshot with using my program from your camera of yours device.
After that, I combined them to the content of the currently viewed site.

There will be laughter when I send these photos to your contacts!
BUT I’m sure you don’t want it.

Therefore, I expect payment from you for my silence.
I think $883 is an acceptable price for it!

Pay with Bitcoin.
My BTC wallet:

If you do not know how to do this – enter into Google “how to transfer money to a bitcoin wallet”. It is not difficult.
After receiving the specified amount, all your data will be immediately destroyed automatically. My virus will also remove itself from your operating system.

My Trojan have auto alert, after this email is read, I will be know it!

I give you 2 days (48 hours) to make a payment.
If this does not happen – all your contacts will get crazy shots from your dark secret life!
And so that you do not obstruct, your device will be blocked (also after 48 hours)

Do not be silly!
Police or friends won’t help you for sure …

p.s. I can give you advice for the future. Do not enter your passwords on unsafe sites.

I hope for your prudence.
Farewell.

Cybercriminals send these emails with fraudulent messages to thousands of people all over the world. Hacker who cracked your email scam creators threaten people and make ransom demands for alleged “shocking” information about you. You shouldn't be concerned about that or your hacked email account.

However, you need a thorough system scan and a proper Hacker who cracked your email scam removal because the emails may deliver real malware on your computer designed to collect information, open backdoors to other attackers or lead to privacy issues and even data or money loss.

Use Reimage for virus elimination and system cleaning. DO NOT even consider paying these scammers because it may lead to more damage. Experts[3] advise changing your email passwords and logins to other accounts.

Hacker who cracked your email scam virus
Hacker who cracked your email scam is the phishing campaign used to blackmail people. Your email is not hacked and there is no need to pay the demanded ransom.

Malicious documents help spread various malware including scams 

Email spam campaigns deliver different malware to devices all over the world. Microsoft Office documents, usually in formats like .doc, .ppt, .xls or PDF, get delivered in the safe-looking emails that encourage you to download and open the file attachment on the computer.

When you download the document from the email with subject line “invoice,” “order information,” or “receipt,” you get the suggestion window to enable macro commands. Unfortunately, when you do so malicious scripts get executed and downloaded on the machine. After that malware gets directly on your device or payload dropper infects computer further using an additional script.

You can avoid these infiltrations by deleting emails with suspicious subject lines or senders' addresses. Remember that documents with macro viruses still is one of the more common malware spreading method. 

Get rid of the Hacker who cracked your email scam malware

The Hacker who cracked your email scam virus is working successfully because the content of the distributed email scares people into paying the demanded amount. However, paying $800 and more significant amounts cannot get you anywhere since there is no email hacking.

You need to forget about those fraudulent messages and remove Hacker who cracked your email scam from the system by scanning the device entirely using anti-malware tools. This is the crucial step because no matter what malware these scammers installed programs like this can find and remove them.

With the help of antivirus tools, you can find and remove Hacker who cracked your email scam, ransomware, backdoors, trojans or cryptocurrency miners that got on your device from the malicious email or was delivered by attackers. Rely on tools like Reimage, SpyHunter 5Combo Cleaner, or Malwarebytes and clean the computer entirely. Then you can get back to safe time online. 

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To remove Hacker who cracked your email scam, follow these steps:

Remove Hacker who cracked your email scam using Safe Mode with Networking

Try entering the Safe Mode with Networking before Hacker who cracked your email scam removal using antivirus tools. This method helps to perform a thorough system scan without malware disturbance

  • Step 1: Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Networking

    Windows 7 / Vista / XP
    1. Click Start Shutdown Restart OK.
    2. When your computer becomes active, start pressing F8 multiple times until you see the Advanced Boot Options window.
    3. Select Safe Mode with Networking from the list Select 'Safe Mode with Networking'

    Windows 10 / Windows 8
    1. Press the Power button at the Windows login screen. Now press and hold Shift, which is on your keyboard, and click Restart..
    2. Now select Troubleshoot Advanced options Startup Settings and finally press Restart.
    3. Once your computer becomes active, select Enable Safe Mode with Networking in Startup Settings window. Select 'Enable Safe Mode with Networking'
  • Step 2: Remove Hacker who cracked your email scam

    Log in to your infected account and start the browser. Download Reimage or other legitimate anti-spyware program. Update it before a full system scan and remove malicious files that belong to your ransomware and complete Hacker who cracked your email scam removal.

If your ransomware is blocking Safe Mode with Networking, try further method.

Remove Hacker who cracked your email scam using System Restore

You can try System Restore feature as an alternative while trying to remove Hacker who cracked your email scam:

  • Step 1: Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Command Prompt

    Windows 7 / Vista / XP
    1. Click Start Shutdown Restart OK.
    2. When your computer becomes active, start pressing F8 multiple times until you see the Advanced Boot Options window.
    3. Select Command Prompt from the list Select 'Safe Mode with Command Prompt'

    Windows 10 / Windows 8
    1. Press the Power button at the Windows login screen. Now press and hold Shift, which is on your keyboard, and click Restart..
    2. Now select Troubleshoot Advanced options Startup Settings and finally press Restart.
    3. Once your computer becomes active, select Enable Safe Mode with Command Prompt in Startup Settings window. Select 'Enable Safe Mode with Command Prompt'
  • Step 2: Restore your system files and settings
    1. Once the Command Prompt window shows up, enter cd restore and click Enter. Enter 'cd restore' without quotes and press 'Enter'
    2. Now type rstrui.exe and press Enter again.. Enter 'rstrui.exe' without quotes and press 'Enter'
    3. When a new window shows up, click Next and select your restore point that is prior the infiltration of Hacker who cracked your email scam. After doing that, click Next. When 'System Restore' window shows up, select 'Next' Select your restore point and click 'Next'
    4. Now click Yes to start system restore. Click 'Yes' and start system restore
    Once you restore your system to a previous date, download and scan your computer with Reimage and make sure that Hacker who cracked your email scam removal is performed successfully.

Finally, you should always think about the protection of crypto-ransomwares. In order to protect your computer from Hacker who cracked your email scam and other ransomwares, use a reputable anti-spyware, such as Reimage, SpyHunter 5Combo Cleaner or Malwarebytes

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Olivia Morelli
Olivia Morelli - Ransomware analyst

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