Scam warning: Police watch on abusive email

OFFICERS from the Queensland Police Service Fraud and Cyber Crime Group are warning people about an abusive email currently circulating.

The email contains obscene abuse directed to the recipient and alleges they have posted private photographs on to the internet.

A link is embedded into the email designed to be activated by the reader.

It is believed this email contains malicious software executed once the link is clicked.

Anyone wanting to discuss their situation can call the cyber crime group on 3364 6622.

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