If your PC is blocked by fake DOJ warning alert.
The hackers “made us glad” with a fresh ransomware release. If you turn on your PC and discover that it is blocked by Federal bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice do not get frightened. It is a handiwork of cyber crooks. They want to rip you off in such way.
When the virus reaches the targeted platform it locks the desktop with a horrifying warning. You are blamed in violating of the federal laws of the United States of America. Your IP address was used to visit websites containing pornography, zoophile and child abuse. If you see this notification, the first reaction is shock, especially if you don’t know that this is a virus warning instead of a real one. We aim to cast the light on the situation by submitting this entry. So, the first thing you must understand that it is ransomware created by cyber crooks. To terminate this virus activity you must refer the removal guide prepared by Trojan Killer anti-virus Lab.
- Launch your computer into Safe Mode by pressing “F8″ key in the beginning of system startup. Choose the necessary option.
- Launch regedit.exe by clicking Start – Run – Regedit.exe – OK
- Remove the Parameter GoogleChrome located under the following path: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\, if its value isn’t associated with Google Chrome browser.
- Download and run GridinSoft Trojan KIller, update its databases, run scan with it and remove all infected items.
If you select the automatical removal method by means of GridinSoft Trojan Killer you should launch your PC in Safe Mode with Networking.