Quoting October2011:" I just read a woman's post on facebook of something very very similar, except she said her screen went ... [snip!] ... some message from the "fbi" so she called the fbi and it was a scam..and she has to get her computer cleaned out immediately."I have heard of that virus... this is different though. But honestly OP it very rarely gets perused. I would change your network password.
Quoting Derpy Hooves:" Don't pay it if you're not the one that did it. It could very well be a scam. If it goes to court, fight it there, in court. Never hand over money out of fear."
Quoting Kimber's Mommy:" i have also gotten a notice from my internet provider saying there is a security breach (sp?) on my account. ... [snip!] ... how in the world can i fight this in court if it DOES get that far? i'm so smurfing scared... i mean i am terrified right now."The same thing happened to me, ISP and all. The exact same thing. Nothing came from it. I know its scary but it will totally be ok its just used to scare you into giving them money
Quoting TantricLemons:" The same thing happened to me, ISP and all. The exact same thing. Nothing came from it. I know its scary but it will totally be ok its just used to scare you into giving them money"
Quoting Kimber's Mommy:" what did you do? i'm terrified... i need a smurfing hug right now. lmao."
Quoting TantricLemons:" nothing lol, oh I downloaded an album from the pirate bay. They are not mad about the dling they are ... [snip!] ... a bunch of research and realized that they never come after people further because they loose money doing it. Its pretty rare"
Quoting Kimber's Mommy:" oh i didn't mean to ask if you had downloaded anything. lol. i meant like did you talk to these people? what did they say to you? "