There are millions of users being threatened by email phishing scams pertaining to have your password. Some of these passwords may be similar or even identical to what you use. DO NOT RESPOND to them but CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS. It may be a pain in the rear end but don’t use easy to guess passwords. Don’t use passwords which are similar to your everyday activities or family names, date of births etc. Do not use websites you do not know or trust. DO NOT PAY under any circumstances!
Also, see Police warning
Stay safe – Richard – computercare.co.uk – 01430 860 077