Romanian Man Kills Self and Son after Falling for Police Ransomware Scam
Hotforsecurity.com published news on 13th March, 2014 stating that a 36 year old Romanian man, Marcel Datcu, recently murdered his son, aged 4, and then took his own life after being duped by a 'Police ransomware scam'. The scammers threatened him with heavy fines and a long jail term for seeing online pornography. This is apparently the first murder-suicide caused by writers of malware.
» SPAMfighter News - 02-04-2014