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Ransomware phishing email scam - Copyright claim

Phishing Email Copyright Claim Scam

We have been made aware of a ransomware phising emails cam that is being deliverd through the contact forms of client websites using popular content management systems such as Joomla CSM and Wordpress in particular.

This particular example alledges your website has used copyrighted images and demands they we removed, saying the details of which images and the ownership claim at in a Google document linked to. This link should not be clicked. The link downloads malicious software to the users computer where the scam originator can then take control and cause damage and/or seek ransom. If you have clicked this link, shut down your computer and contact an IT professional for assistance. 

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