Hello, could you please help me with this issue right now? My iPhone just gets locked by this message “Your iPhone has been locked due to illegal activity.” It says I have been violated with some law articles and blames me for watching and viewing some porn contents on the internet. but I never do that. It gives an email address which seems from FBI department, but I am not sure if it is real. Should I just disregard the email sent from Interpol requesting the payment for a fine of $300? It said if I don’t pay within 24 hours, my bank accounts etc would be frozen. do you think Interpol would use this type of payment for fines? It is an embarrassing and I don’t want any other one know this matter even though I don’t do as it mentioned in the warning message. So please help me!
“Your iPhone has been locked due to illegal activity” Warning Message Blocks Your iPhone?
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Published by Michael Myn on January 18, 2018 9:50 am
I can get my phone to safe mide but the malware somehow has changed my login pin. Help!! This is my business phone and i have text messages i have that were deleted that i have to try and restore so i cant wipe my phone 100%, please tell me how do I remove it?
Descriptions of “The Police or FBI Lock Screen”
“The Police or FBI Lock Screen” is one kind of virus that is created by hacker and usually infects Android device. It always tells victims that they have violate some laws because of watching some porn videos and their device have been lock. If they want to unlock their device, they will need to pay a big fine using inactivated onevanilla or other ways like paysafecard. The victims will be told that if they don’t pay the fine, the police would come to their home and they will be accused. In addition, generally this virus will ask victims to pay in 24 hours or XXX days. If the victims don’t pay in time, they will also be accused. Thus if your phone or tablet gets infected by this virus, please keep your mind clear that it is just a scam virus that want to get money from you, just don’t believe it and don’t pay to it. What you need to do is to remove it from your device without delay.
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Published by Matt Johnston on November 8, 2017 5:33 pm
Hi, I got a message on my phone and said that my system is 28% infected. Because I attempt to go to Google on my iPhone. I pressed for more information and learned that she is opening Safari, navigating to Google, and then getting the following message (I attached the screenshot, at the bottom of the post):
Your system is heavily damaged by Four virus!
We detect that your Apple iPad is 28.1% DAMAGED because of four harmful viruses from recent adult sites. Soon it will damage your phone’s SIM card and will corrupt your contacts, photos, data, applications, etc.
If you do not remove the virus now , it will cause severe damage to your phone . Here’s what you NEED to do (step by step ):
Install Applock for free on Google Play!
Please tell me how do I get rid of it?
Is the “28% damaged” Virus Dangerous for my Phone? How did it comes up?
“28% damaged” virus is a common ramsomware and the cybercriminals fake up a story about infection of 4 viruses to frighten victims into buying their apps which should be the real threats to get rid of the non-existent “28% damaged” viruses. This is a typical trick in the field of security played by the cybercriminals to commit defraudation . The warning will kidnap your web browser and result in suspicious advertisements. The message is really difficult for ordinary users to get rid of. The annoying page can’t be removed by restarting or powering off the device. It will stick all the time without get its root or base cleared up. It is normal and common that a person will become very nervous when he comes across the virus warning. They worry that the four viruses would undermine the data on the contaminated device such as pictures, videos, credentials stored and other important files as the message demands. That is why many victims are fooled into following the guide it provides in attempt to resolve the problem. They spend so much money on the removal of the imaginary “28% damaged” virus. As a matter of fact, the real threat is the message itself. It is trying to cheat money out of the users. The warning message can’t be removed without deleting the nasty software behind it. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Matt Johnston on November 2, 2017 5:31 am and last modified on November 3, 2017 5:03 am.
I got a samsung galaxy j3 prime. I have that FBI malware in my phone. I can put in safe mode but it still asks for a 4 digit pin. I have never set any PIN on my phone, and then I try to enter all possible passwords, but it won’t be recognized. So I can’t do anything to get rid of the virus and unlock my phone, please help me out of this annoying problem.
What is FBI Virus? How dangerous is it?
FBI Virus is classified to be a kind of ransomeware which created by cyber criminals. It warns the device is locked due to violation of federal laws of United States of America because your device was used to visit websites containing pornography, child pornography, zoophilia, child abuse or bulk-spamming. And then the victim is told to pay 500 USD in order to unlock the device – this is supposedly the fine demanded by the Federal Bureau of Investigation so that the person evades legal prosecution. It threatens that you will be taken to the court, bear some legal consequence or put into jail for 5-8years if you don’t pay the fine of $500 within 24/72 hours. Under no circumstance, should people trust this message. It is a trick made by cyber hackers who want to gain illegal benefits from innocent people. Once your device is infected with this fake FBI message, don’t be fooled by it and pay the fine, it won’t help you solve this problem at all. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on October 20, 2017 1:57 am
I have LG Smart phone, and a FBI malware virus stating to take over. At start up phone stuck on dial pad. Did reboot to safe-mode and now I need an expert to walk me through the final steps? What should I do?
Description of “FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation” Virus
“FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation” Virus is a common cyber malware scam, you should always keep in mind that the Federal Bureau of Investigation or any other police agency will never lock down your LG phone . There are different variations of the virus claiming to be the FBI complete with nasty allegations, and all meant to scare you into forking over your cash. If you get a message from the so-called FBI cyber crime department, your Lg phone was probably infected with a “Ransomware” virus likely from clicking on an unfamiliar e-mail, malicious links or unsafe advertising pop-ups, visiting pornographic website or downloading attachment from spam emails. But it does not mean that you are absolutely safe, the virus will be dangerous for your data and no one knows if the malware can install other threats to the phone in order to get your personal information. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on September 7, 2017 9:12 am
How do I remove the pop up of “battery infected” from my Samsung galaxy s7? And now I can’t do anything not even reset it because it literally won’t let me do anything. it won’t even allow me to hold my power button and get the off, what should I do?
The warning page lock on my phone – Is it dangerous for my information?
Battery infected warning page is a common malware scam. Its developers use it as a tool to make unethical money. It makes up bogus alert to scare people into using their apps or even paying money to clear non-existed viruses. To make problem look serious, it hijacks your browser. It is not easy to close the page once it takes over the browser. It just appears again and again before the malware behind it is removed. Most of people would be in panic when seeing warning about viruses. They would concern that virus would continue to corrupt their photos, videos and contacts as the warning described. It uses Java-Script codes to inject malicious ads and display false notification on your browser. Sometimes, it does not allow you close the alert page and occupies the screen. It tells that your battery is badly damaged by 4 viruses or your browser is corrupted. Beside it, there is a “Remove” or “OK” button. Sometimes, the warning does not go away though you tap the button. Several days later, you may find that it runs out of battery soon and takes longer time to charge. You may start to believe that there are Battery infected warning page on your device. However, we have to tell you that the so-called “4 viruses” do not exist. In fact, the malware that brings you Battery infected warning page installs power-hungry software on your device to make the alert authentic. This kind of software consumes power very fast. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on August 28, 2017 12:42 pm and last modified on August 28, 2017 12:43 pm.
My computer has been locked by Mamba, I know it is a virus but I don’t know how to get rid of it. My files and disks are encrypted and I can’t access them nor get into safe mode, please tell how to do? Has any solution come for the mamba virus?
Descriptions of Mamba Ransomware Virus
Mamba Ransomware Virus prevents users from booting their operating systems. Once your computer infected with this virus, you will unable to reference the location of files on the system. Files become inaccessible, and therefore, Windows can no longer load. During this process, a fake check disk screen is shown. Since 2010, the most popular way used by ransomware to extort money has been to remain hidden on the victim’s computer for an amount of time long enough to encrypt all of their files. And Mamba Ransomware Virus emerged in 2016 and it came back on August 2017. It is a high-grade encryption algorithms and usually employed. User’s options to recover their files without paying the ransom boiled down to basically having a back up copy or using a program that restores deleted files. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on August 18, 2017 10:10 am
I got the onevanilla ransomware on my samsung galaxy s8 and dont know how to get rid of it even after turning it off, my phone has been locked and I can’t do anything on it. How do I get rid of it? Please help.
Description of Onevanilla Ransomware
Onevanilla Ransomware is an infection likely initiated by malicious advertisements. The virus is used to lock or restrict access to a Android system or internet browser using a full screen window or webpage that claims to contain a message from local government departments and other lawful authorities, similar to the FBI virus which is discovered in 2012. The message is always fraudulent and is never sent by any legitimate authority. It always tells victims that they have violate some laws because of watching some porn videos and their device have been lock. If they want to unlock their device, they will need to pay a big fine using inactivated vanilla or other ways like paysafecard. The victims will be told that if they don’t pay the fine, the police would come to their home and they will be accused. In addition, generally this virus will ask victims to pay in 24 hours or XXX days. If the victims don’t pay in time, they will also be accused. Thus if your phone or tablet gets infected by this virus, please keep your mind clear that it is just a scam virus that want to get money from you, just don’t believe it and don’t pay to it. What you need to do is to remove it from your device without delay. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Matt Johnston on August 17, 2017 8:42 am
I got a pop up when I was visiting website. The pop up blocked my browsing ability and said that a porn virus was stealing information and picture and that I shouldn’t restart my iPhone and that I had to call a number for help. I was very skeptical but called the number. I immediately realized it was a scam and hung up. I found your website. What can I do?
Descriptions of Us.tumbrel749lk.pw Virus
There are many viruses have been distributed on the Internet, it is common that device has been infected by some kind of virus. Some people may think that Apple device could be safe and won’t be infected by any virus. But we would like to remind you here: Apple device also could be infected. Us.tumbrel749lk.pw Virus is classified as a malicious virus that for now usually infects Apple device like iphone and ipad. Once this harmful virus infects the device successfully, the safari will be blocked. The infected device user will not be allowed to make a search on this browser. Thus the victim will be unable to use safari on the infected device. In some case, this malicious also could infect other browsers like chrome if your iphone or ipad has one. It may block all browsers on the infected device so that the infected device user could not surf on the Internet. If your iphone or ipad gets infected by this Us.tumbrel749lk.pw Virus, please keep in mind do not believe what it says and you should manually remove the virus without delay. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on August 12, 2017 1:32 pm and last modified on August 13, 2017 1:32 pm.
My brand new Samsung phone is now entirely locked by the Metropolitan Police for illegal activities. After watching porn on the internet, something was installed on my phone saying that illegal activities have been detected. I have searched around and it is pretty clear that it’s a virus. My phone stays on the popup screen and I can’t do anything on it. It says it wants me to pay 500$ or they will send something to all of my contacts, and they took a picture with my camera! I have tried to reboot my phone and all it does is give me a few seconds before it pops back up. Can they really do these things? I don’t know what to do! How do I get rid of this? All help needed please, get this damn thing off my phone
Samsung Phone is Locked by Metropolitan Police due to Illegal Activities?-Is it Real?
Do you receive a Metropolitan Police popup which says, “This device was locked to stop your illegal activity.”? Is the popup real? No, it is not sent by the Metropolitan Police. It is a harmful virus created by the hackers to attack your device for money. This fake police virus belongs to the Troj/Urausy Ransomware family which mainly targets devices in United Kingdom. At the same time, it also attacks users in other countries and regions. It steals the name of Metropolitan Police or British Police to lock users’ devices for money illegally. If your device was attacked by this virus, you would be locked out of your device and apps. In order to access your device again, you are requested to pay a fine of $ 500. Do not trust this scam virus. You are not in trouble with the police or any other legit agency. Though it is not an easy job to remove this nasty and stubborn virus, do not try to fix the problem by paying the fine. It turns out that it is useless to pay the fine like it demands. Many users were freaking out and paid the fine without a second thought. However, they got nothing and their devices were still locked after many days they sent the prepaid card code. Therefore, you should remove the Metropolitan Police virus off your device instead of paying the non-existed fine. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Tony Shepherd on August 11, 2017 3:14 pm and last modified on August 11, 2017 3:16 pm.