28 January 2021, Updated: 17:10 PM IST
What can you expect an 11-year-old child studying in class five to do? An 11-year-old child in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district committed a crime that everyone is shocked to hear. This kid learned hacking from YouTube, and after that, his father sent an email demanding Rs 10 crore. When the police started investigating, it was found out that the IP address from which the email was sent was from the victim’s father’s house. Let’s Go through the entire escapade-
A week ago, a person from Ghaziabad received a threatening email. Son wrote the Letter that if you do not pay 10 crores, they will make his pornographic photos public. Will kill you and your family too. The email claimed that a hackers group sent this email.
The victim lives in Vasundhara Colony in Ghaziabad. In the threat, it was written that if you do not give 10 crore rupees, then your vulgar pictures and personal details of the members of the house will be made viral on the Internet.
After this, the victim reached the police. The person said that his email id was hacked on 1 January. Hackers changed the password of his email id. Also, some one tampered with the mobile number. After this, a threatening email was sent to give him Rs 10 crore.
In the complaint given to the police, the victim wrote that the hackers are keeping an eye on his daily life. And continually harassing my family and me. After this, the police registered a case and started the investigation.
When the police’s cyber cell started the investigation and discovered the IP address of the sender of the email, he was surprised. The threatening email was sent from the IP address present in the victim’s house. When the police questioned the 11-year-old son of the victim, he confessed his crime.
Now the police is investigating, why this 11-year-old boy studying in class five committed this crime, that too at this tender age. Cybercrime was taught during the first computer online class. It was also told how to avoid cybercrime.
After this, this child watched many videos homologous to hacking on YouTube. How to create an email How to do cybercrime etc. After submitting all the information, the child fell his father’s email ID. They started sending threatening emails with different email IDs.