I have received an email from a hacker saying he got my email account password. The password showed in the mail is not my account password but is a password I use sometimes.

I checked haveibeenpwned and the password don't report as leaked.

Considering :

  • This is a scam to make me pay
  • The password is a legit password I use
  • The password is not used in sensitive services (banks, socials medias, anything with credit cards information)
  • He claims to have installed a malware on my system.

What are the actions I can do? Besides changing this password on any website it is used and never use it again.


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