If you or someone you know is currently in danger, please contact your local law enforcement (9-1-1) IMMEDIATELY.
If you think you or someone you know is experiencing an extortion scam, first consider if you or the individual is in danger to determine if you should call 911 immediately. If you are safe, we recommend that you follow our guidelines below and then proceed to our Report, Recover, and Reinforce sections for further assistance.
These resources have been gathered, selected and vetted to help simplify the process of recovering after a cybercrime incident has taken place. You may need to contact organizations outside FightCybercrime.org. Results will vary depending on your circumstances.
Once you have notified the appropriate organizations and you are on the road to recovery, it is time to reinforce your cybersecurity using these resources and tools.