I was on my Safari browser watching a movie and an ad popped up and took me to a police-mobile-block. It has locked up my Safari browser saying I was watching porn and if I don’t pay $100 in 12 hours I can go to jail! I can’t really figure out if this is real or not, but I don’t think the police would use this kind of payment for fines. And actually I didn’t watch anything related with pornography. This Police-mobile-block warning seems ridiculous! But it would be very embarrassing if my friend knows that. So, how can I get this Police mobile block off my Safari?
Safari is Locked by Police-mobile-block Warning – Is it Real or Fake?
Many Safari users have met such an embarrassing situation that their Safari is blocking by a warning alert from Police-mobile-block site accusing them of illegal activities involving with watching pornography, and the “Police” demands a fine of $100 or $500. Many of victims are all wondering if this warning thing is real or fake, and if they would be taken into prison. In fact, this Police-mobile-block site is a kind of ransomware created by cyber criminals who want to use scareware or malware to display fake warning to beat victims out of some money, and it has nothing to do with real judicial department and law enforcement, so that’s why it’s called ransomware. In order to defraud more money from Safari users, cyber criminals has actually created and developed many similar ransomware to scare and trick online users. ransomware often blocks or locks victims’s device or encrypt your data then ask for money as a ransom to unlock the device. This Safari ransomware begins with Police-pay, Police-block site and Blocked-safari.com then Blocked-police.com, Police-mobile-block ransomware is the latest and upgraded version of this series of ransomware.
“Police” ransomware like this Police-mobile-block ransowmare usually disguises itself as the law enforcement, government department, Police agencies or other judicial institution and illegally uses the logo and badge of these authentic law enforcement agencies, which really makes the blocking screen looks more genuine. It falsely accuses victims of some illegal activities involving with watching and distributing illegal pornographic material even though victims didn’t do anything as what it mentioned. For this ridiculous reason, your device is locked up and you are asked for paying a fine of $100-$500! Police-mobile-block ransowmare threatens you that your crime case will be transferred to judicial department like FBI department, you would be prosecuted in court and even you would be caught into jail if you personally unlock device without paying the fine. What this police block ransomware mentioned is just a tricking tactic to scare and convince victims into believing they have to pay money to avoid any trouble with police and serving into jail. That’s why this police block ransomware can successfully defraud money from Safari users in a short time. When your safari is blocked by this kind of phony police warning on Police-mobile-block.com, you should calm down and think it logically. Don’t pay that fine asked by this ransomware. It is just a big hoax and wants to steal your money.
The Main Symptoms of Police-mobile-block Ransomware
1. It is designed to lock iPhone or iPad and asks you to pay for a fine of 300 dollars or 200 pounds to unlock your device. In fact, it is just a big hoax.
2. It locks your Apple device, claiming that you’ve violated the law of local office by visiting illegal information online.
3. As soon as this Police-mobile-block Ransomware targets your Apple device, it totally blocks your access to the Internet and prevents you from doing anything there.
4. It allows cyber criminals to remotely access your Apple device iphone/ipad for stealing your personal information and other sensitive information.
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your iPhone or iPad, then your device must be suffered with a malware infection(which can be this FBI crime warning, Mandiant USA Cyber Security virus, Department of Justice Virus, Ukash Paysafecard Virus, FBI warning notice virus, Australian Federal Police virus and RCMP Ukash virus etc.) that blocks your access to your device. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for device literate.
NOTE: Being afraid to do any wrong operation during the process of removing this fake Safari Police-mobile-block warning alert from iPhone or iPad? Please contact YooSecurity Online Experts, we are here to help you:
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Stop and Remove Police-mobile-block Ransomware Warning on iPhone/iPad Immediately
I was trying to get on Safari on my phone and then fake Police mobile block warning pop-up blocked my access to my internet on my iphone with something regarding pornography, how can I get the tab off of my internet viewing to continue using my internet? Fake government warning is upgraded by hackers to target more and more iPhone or iPad or other Mac OS X system product to get more illegal profits. We used to believe that Apple products with Mac OS X system is greatly immune to viruses and malware. However, since this version of virus is improved to attack iPhone/iPad, this Police-mobile-block malware will easily spread online and hits Apple iOS device.
1.Fake government warning asking non-existed fine of $500 or £100 will pop up and lock your iPhone/iPad when you visit a phishing site, open a junk e-mail attachment, click on an unknown link or download an application from an unsafe source, especially after you jailbreak your device.
2.Once your Safari is locked by fake Police-mobile-block warning warning “your device has been locked due to illegal pornography” requesting you to send payment for a fine of $300 on your iPhone or iPad, please get this ransomware off your iPhone/iPad manually but don’t send money.
3.Currently no app is able to detect or remove this kind of Police-mobile-block scam virus, even for preventing the virus from attacking the mobile device again.
4.Manual removal process requires sufficient expertise. To safely deal with the illegal pornography malware from iPhone/iPad, you are recommended to contact an expert online for further removal help.
Kindly Reminder: Fake Police-mobile-block warning on iPhone/iPad wants you to pay them and it won’t go away? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on April 21, 2017 5:25 am