Q. What is information extortion? Describe how such an attach can cause losses, using an example not found in the text.
A. Information extortion is a crime that attempts to steal information and intimidate. By intimidating the disclosure of internal confidential data, an attacker may require monetary rewards or certain actions. One example of this is the celebrity Mocam case. If a celebrity does not accept to the request, he will disclose his personal photo or video.