Wipro receives second bio attack threat mail; Rs 500 crore in bitcoin demanded

Vastavam web: IT firm Wipro has received a threaten mail from an un identified persons that unless it pay Rs.500 crores in the form of bit coin, it would be in danger position. On Friday Wipto said it has reinforced security measures at all its office locations after receiving a second threat email, but there was no impact on the company’s operations.”Wipro confirms that it has received a second threatening e-mail…. There is no impact on the company’s operations,” the company said in a statement here. However, Wipro did not specify the nature of the threat.

Additional Commissioner of Police Hemant Nimbalkar confirmed reports that someone for the second time had sent an e-mail demanding Rs 500 crore in bitcoin and threatened a bio-attack on employees.”This is the second time Wipro has received the threatening mail. An anonymous sender is demanding Rs 500 crore in bitcoin and threatening a bio attack on employees,” he said.