The AFP Scam aims to get your money.
Internet users find that their computer has been “frozen” showing a pop-up alert on screen.
The alert claims “Australian Federal Police have locked this computer” because the user has visited an illegal website or breached Federal Laws. The scammers claim they will unlock the computer if a fee is paid.
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More information on the AFP website.