I am now so frustrated as I can’t get my computer unlocked from this Bitcoin scam virus, it demands me $300 worth of Bitcoin, but I don’t know what’s Bitcoin. It seems encrypting all my files on my computer. It says only their encryption service can decrypt all my files, even though I remove the scam virus personally to unlock the computer. I keep many important data and files and documents in this computer, but right now I can’t do anything with this computer. And also I don’t know computer technique and have no money to purchase Bitcoin. What can I do?
What’s Bitcoin Scam Virus? How does WannaCry Bitcoin Ransomware work on Your Computer?
Bitcoin Scam Virus recently has been upgrade by cyber hackers and becomes very aggressive and stubborn, and it is the notorious WannaCry ransomware. Cyber criminals who mainly aim at defraud money from internet users used a security hole that still exists for computers running older versions of Windows. Windows computer that have not updated with a security patch that Microsoft released recently will be easily affected by this Bitcoin scam virus. It is reported that this Bitcoin scam virus has spread 150 countries and infects more than hundreds of thousands of computer with older Windows version which has not updated to Windows 10. Therefore, recently many computers computers at factories, banks, government agencies are locked up and this Bitcoin scam virus even affects transport and communications systems. In fact, this virus can affect many electronic devices which are connected with infected computer blocked by Bitcoin ransowmare. This kind of ransomware usually use its encrypt technology to lock up targeted computer and encrypt user’s files in computer, then user can’t do anything with computer but has to buy Bitcoin money as send to cyber hacker as they request.
Once this Bitcoin scam virus attacks computer with vulnerable Windows system, it will soon corrupts your system, disable system important files and change system settings, registry files are severely corrupted by this Bitcoin ransomware. Then it soon locks up the computer with a big warning locking screen message saying ‘Your important files are encrypted’. It clearly tells you that you have no other way to unblock the computer and decrypt all your files personally but their decryption service. And it asks you to pay $300 to $1000 worth of Bitcoin to the address provided by this Bitcoin scam virus. On this locking message, you only can change the language, and clinking on any place will not work. Under this circumstance, people thought they had to send Bitcoin as the only way to get their computer unblocked and recover all their files. don’t trust this Bitcoin ransomware, because in reality, even though victims send the $300 even $1000 Bitcoin money, your files may still not recovered completely. They just care about the Bitcoin you submit but don’t keep their promise to encrypt all your files, as they even are not so proficient in decrypting files and documents encrypted by their strong Bitoin scam virus. even though Bitcoin rasnowmare is hard to take off and it is a tough task to decrypt files encrypted by this Bitcoin ransomware, there are still hopes and methods to solve all these work by professional computer experts and technicians.
Screenshots of this Bitcoin Scam Virus
Main Symptoms of the Bitcoin Scam Virus Ransomware
-Always pops up once you boot up your computer or run a program, claiming ‘ooops, your files have been encrypted!’
-All your files are encrypted until you send $300-$1000 worth of Bitcoin to address provided by this Bitcoin Scam Virus
-It claims only their encryption service can recover your files, no other way can decrypt your files
-Can prohibit legit program to run, including your anti-virus programs
-Can modify the computer registry once it is installed into the computer
-Can occupy a great usage of CPU, which slows down the performance of computer or even causes blue screen
Finding all or some of these symptoms on your computer, sorry to say that your computer is attacked by Bitcoin Ransomware. Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
Manual Removal Guide of WannaCry Bitcoin Scam Virus (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removing Bitcoin Ransomware, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
Step 1: Try to access the Safe mode with Networking.
In order to get into this mode, you should restart your infected computer and tap F8 key constantly when computer is booting back up to get safe mode options on the screen, use arrow keys to highlight the option you want to enter then press E/Enter key. * Usually, this rogue program will be disabled from automatically starting in safe modes. Users will be able to fix the WannaCry Bitcoin Scam Virus problem without constantly blocks from the fake antispyware. If you are a Windows 8 user, click here and learn how to boot up Windows 8 to safe mode.
For those computer which are XP operating systems, you will need to you choose your XP system after you choose safe mode with networking, you can press Enter directly without choosing any thing.
After loading files, you need to log in your account to get the safe mode with networking, for XP users, please choose Yes when you see the dialog.
Step 2: Press CTRL, SHIFT and ESC these three keys together at the same time to pull up Windows Task Manager; click Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find and end odd processes related to this WannaCry Bitcoin Scam Virus. Names of the processes are random.
Step 3: Open Control Panel from Start Menu, then open Programs, click on Uninstall a program. Find suspicious programs or tool-bars related to Bitcoin Ransomware. Right click on it and select Uninstall.
Step 4: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\
Conclusion (It’s Urgent to Remove Bitcoin Scam Virus Ransomware):
Bitcoin Scam Virus is hazardous and dangerous ransowmare which severely locks older version Windows computer, especially to computer has has not yet updated with the security patch that released by Microsoft recently. Bitocin ransowmare not only asks $300 even $1000 bitcoin but also is a big threat to computer security. It aggressively asks $300 from victims to decrypt all your files, but actually it doesn’t have the ability to decrypt your files. You should figure out the effective way to remove the Bitcoin ransomware. What’s worse, this strong Bitoind scam virus ransomware also introduces other threats like malware, worm, Trojan virus, spyware or ransomware into system to mess up computer totally. Many risk threats on computer will be a big danger to your personal sensitive information, as cyber hacker will access your computer to get your valuable information for illegal selling.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a quite level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of this WannaCry Bitcoin Ransomware? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on May 23, 2017 1:21 pm