Police Grand-Ducale Luxembourg scam is being spread around the world wide web today, striking the computers primarily located in Luxembourg and France. This scam, to be more precise, is a ransomware program, i.e. the Trojan application that locks the desktop of the attacked computer with a scary background and warning supposedly coming from Police Grand-Ducale Luxembourg. In reality, of course, this is a fake police warning. It is associated with the pack of cyber hackers and frauds who want to get easy and fast proceeds from deceiving and tricking French-speaking users. Hopefully, you will not be caught on this hook. For this purpose please read the rest of the story about successful elimination of this virus from your computer.
Once Police Grand-Ducale Luxembourg ransomware attacks the computers immediately the entire screen becomes hijacked, giving no other choices for users but to reboot the system using the hard reset button. The scary warning supposedly coming from the police accuses users of performing various crimes online. It begins with the following faulty accusation:
Police Grand-Ducale Luxembourg
ATTENTION! Votre ordinateur est bloqué à cause d’un ou de plusieurs motifs, indiqués ci-dessous.
Vous avez violé la loi «Sur le droit d’auteur et les droits contigus» (Vidéo, Musique, Logiciel) et vous avez illégalement servi et/ou diffusé le contenu protégé par le droit d’auteur, de ce fait vous avez violé l’article 128 du Code pénal de la Luxembourg.
L’article 128 du Code pénal prévoit l’amende d’un montant de 200 jusqu’à 500 rémunérations du travail minimales ou la privation de liberté pour de 2 à 8 ans.
Without any hesitation, please do not trust any portion of deceitful information you see reported above by this fake Police Grand-Ducale Luxembourg warning. Do not pay any funds in favor of the crooks who developed this scam. Don’t donate any funds to them via Ukash of Paysafecard payment systems. Instead, we strongly recommend you to ignore all scary contents expressed by this ransomware and follow the malware removal guidelines below that we’ve specifically developed for malware removal.
Ransomware unlocking procedure
Note! This tutorial is effective for all GreenDot MoneyPak, Ukash and Paysafecard ransomwares.
- Restart your computer and press F8 while it is restarting.
- Choose safe mode with networking.
- Press Start menu and select Run, or press [Win]+R on keyboard.
- Type msconfig
- Disable startup items rundll32 turning on any application from Application Data.
- Restart your system once again.
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer to identify file and delete it.
Some versions of these viruses disable all safe modes, but give a short gap that you can use to run anti-malware programs. Then do following:
- Reboot normally.
- Click Start and choose Run.
- Enter the text specified in the quotation below. If malware is loaded, just press Alt+Tab once and keep entering the string blindly then press Enter.
- Press Alt+tab and then R (letter) a couple of times. The process of ransomware virus should be killed after you succeed to download, install our recommended software and scan your PC with it.