Are you wondering that FBI locked your computer and asking you to pay a fine for alleged law violations showing FBI Virus warning page . Are you surprised that FBI is accusing you of law violations when you didn’t violate any of the supposed laws. Are you annoyed that the warning page is refusing to unlock unless the fine is paid. Don’t worry your computer is not locked by FBI but with a win locker Trojan designed by hackers to scam you into paying money.
What is FBI Virus Warning: Why FBI locked computer: Can FBI lock computer
FBI virus is classified as a dangerous ransomware that is designed by hackers to swindle unsuspecting users. From the warning page it is clear that the notice pretends to be from FBI. It is true that the warning page looks legitimate but it is a scam. Though the notice claims from FBI the organization has nothing to do with the law violation notice.
FBI Virus Warning details: Once the virus gets inside of an infected PC it tends lock down and display only one warning page that the computer is used for carrying out illegal activities. The law violations include visiting child porno websites and downloading copyright content. Then the virus demands the user to pay a fine to bring back PC to normal. Further it threatens legal prosecution unless the fine is paid within stipulated time. Do not pay any fine because it is another scam.
How to Remove FBI Virus Warning: We recommend you to contact tech support for removing the virus.
Step 1: You need to Reboot your computer into safe mode with Networking, so before you do it print or write down the removal steps. You can also contact our tech support @ 1-877-623-2121
Please turn ON the computer and keep tabbing F8 until the Windows Advanced Options menu appears as below:
Now select Safe Mode With Networking using arrow keys and press Enter Key
Wait for the windows to boot in safe mode with networking.
Step2: Now you have to download Macrofix Fixkit to remove this virus. To download you need Hold Windows key and then press R key. This opens Run dialog box. Now type iexplore www.macrofix.com/fix.exe in the Run box and press OK button. Click Run for the Macrofixtoolkit to download and click Run again to run the software. Wait for the Fixkit to download
A) Now you need to Create Macrofix Account for sign in, once you arrive at the Macrofix Log in page. Create your New Account
B) Now log in using Macrofix account that you have created.
A) Now cleanup all registry Errors using the Regkiller. To open Regkiller, click Regkiller on the Macrofix Tool bar menu. Now scan for registry problems and wait for the scan to finish.
B) Once scan is finished click Select All and Remove Selected button.
Step 5: Safegaurd your Data by creating Backup : Now you need to backup your data. You can do this by creating Backup. Click MyBackuper option in the tool menu bar. Choose the option that best fits your need and click Yes to proceed further.
Now you need to login using Macrofix account. Now you need to select the folder that you want to cloud backup for safety. Click Next to process further.
Step 6: Scan for Malware, Spyware & Ransomware viruses: Now scan for Malware, Spyware and Ransomware viruses. Click SpyBurst menu in the Macrofix tool bar. Wait for the scan progress to finish. Click on Showresults button and Select All button and Press Remove Selected button to remove the viruses.
Step 7: If the problem still persists Chat with a Live Technician, we suggest you to talk to one of our technician. Click Macrofix Chat menu on the Macrofix tool bar. Type your question and click on the Start Chat button. Now click Macrofix Connect menu in the Macofix tool bar. Enter Invitation code given by the technician to connect to your computer for Manual virus removal.
Step 8: Now Restart your computer. This brings your computer back to normal window mode.