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I was held to ransom by hackers

I was held to ransom by hackers

7 August 2021

9:00 AM

7 August 2021

9:00 AM

I’m the owner of two small galleries which sell 20th-century ceramics and artworks. One of the ways we’ve become known is through Instagram. We’ve got almost 50,000 followers and sell a lot of work through there.

In May, I was away for the weekend with friends in Somerset. On Saturday morning, I saw an email in our shared work account (purporting to be) from Instagram.

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