How to unlock computer from Policia Departamento Cibercrime Virus? I just got this police pop up on my computer screen saying I have violated laws and I need to pay a fine to unlock my PC. Is this a real thing? Or is it a scam? It says I only have 48 hours to enter the payment through Ukash. I was really scared when I first saw this Policia Departamento Cibercrime locked screen pop up. I haven’t paid as I now know it’s a scam. How do I unlock my PC from this Policia Departamento Cibercrime Ukash scam pop up?
Policia Departamento Cibercrime Virus Locked Computer – How to Unlock?
The Policia Departamento Cibercrime Virus pop up is a newly released variant of the Ukash virus which specifically attacks computer users mainly from Portugal and some other European countries. By reporting computer users that they have been found to have violated laws of the country due to certain cyber activities, this fake police warning screen is trying to get users to pay the amount of fine in order to get their computers unlocked as well as to get themselves out of illegal troubles. The amount of fine is 100 EUR. (€100) which is required via Ukash within 48 hours. If users fail to enter this payment in time, they are told that they will never have the chance to unlock their computers and further criminals cases can be automatically started against them. Obviously, the Policia Departamento Cibercrime locked screen is made to be legitimate so that more computer users will fall for this scam. The amount of money will be transferred directly to hacker’s account instead of the nation’s and you still won’t be able to unlock your PC. No matter how real the pop up screen looks, computer users should not believe it. Unlock your computer from this Policia Departamento Cibercrime Ukash scam virus now by taking out the malware manually and completely.
The scary Policia Departamento Cibercrime Virus pop up thing is not real. It is distributed by computer hacker and can get on computers in a bundle with freeware without permission. Hence, users normally have no idea of how they are attacked by this malware. The Policia Departamento Cibercrime Ukash scam program mainly attacks Windows computers. But such scam malware is also found to affect Mac computers according to records. Different from locking up a Windows computer and completely blocking users from accessing the PC, the Ukash scam pop up on Mac will usually lock up the browsers whenever users are trying to go online. For Mac book users, they are still able to access the system but will have constant troubles to get online due to the blocks of this virus screen. But both versions will require users to pay a fine in order to get the screens unlocked. No matter which operating systems you are running on, do not trust this fake police pop up when getting the Policia Departamento Cibercrime lock. This passage contains an unlock guide to help you get out of this lock page on your computers/browsers.
How to remove Policia Departamento Cibercrime virus program to unlock computer?
Although the Ukash virus page requires a 100 EUR. fine via Ukash or paysafecard to unlock your computer and the payment should be entered within 48 hours, you don’t have to do that to get your computer unlocked. Besides, paying the €100 fine will not help you remove the block page. Hackers will take your money and leave you behind with this unwanted pop up screen. To unlock computer from Policia Departamento Cibercrime ransomware, compared to anti-virus removal which is found to be inefficient, manual removal is suggested which usually guarantees a complete removal. A manual removal guide will be provided in this passage for help. Only advanced computer users are suggested to follow the instructions as any mistake during the process can cause unpredictable system problems.
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Policia Departamento Cibercrime Ukash Malware Popup Screenshot
* This pop-up Policia Departamento Cibercrime ransomware is a fake police warning. It lists some detail information such as your IP address and location on the screen to convince you that it’s legit. The virus program can even turn on your webcam automatically telling you that it’s recording your activities. You need to enter the Ukash code to pay the €100 fine in order to get your computer unlocked. This pop-up blocked screen is 100% fake and users can unblock computers manually without paying the fine.
Will my computer be unlocked if I pay the fine:
The €100 Ukash fine is not requested by the Policia Departamento Cibercrime or local government but is asked by hackers who put this virus online to attack and scam computer users. Apparently, paying the €100 fine will not unlock your computer from the Policia Departamento Cibercrime virus pop up. It will only benefit computer hackers. Once the money is entered via Ukash or paysafecard, you will not be able to get this amount back as it will be transferred directly into hacker’s account.
What will happen if the fine is failed to enter:
PC is completely locked by Policia Departamento Cibercrime pop up screen? Cannot access web sites due to the virus block on browser? Do I pay the fine to get this thing go away? All of these doubts can be ignored as the pop up is not real. Some users also wonder whether or not they will be arrested if they refuse to pay the fine. There is a limit of time set for users to enter the payment. If the time elapses, you are told that you will never be able to unlock your computer and further criminal cases can also be initiated against you automatically. However, they are not true as the virus is bluffing to get you to pay the 100 EUR. Ukash fine. To unlock computer from Policia Departamento Cibercrime malware block, manually eliminate the ransomware completely on your computer.
A Manual Removal Instruction to Unlock Your Computer/Browser
This passage below provides a manual removal guide on how to unlock computer from Policia Departamento Cibercrime virus popup page. Expertise will be required during the process because files and registry values can be renamed by the virus differently on different computers:
Step 1: Try to unplug the Internet cable then restart your computer normally. After you can see the desktop, plug in the cable again. If the virus page doesn’t pop up, you can continue from step 3. (If it’s wireless connection, turn off/on instead of plugging in/out the Internet cable)
Step 2: Restart your computer in safe mode with networking. To do this, please keep pressing F8 key before windows launches until you get to this screen shown as below: (Click here if you have a Windows 8 computer)
Step 3: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys to open the Task manager to stop the progress of the Virus. Names of process will be displayed differently with random letters:
Step 4: Delete all the files related to Policia Departamento Cibercrime virus scam:
Log in to profile in which you are getting the ransomware pop-up page
Go to my computer
Then press ALT button once
Go to tools on menu bar
Then select Folder options…
Click on view tab
Select Show hidden files, folders, and drives
Click OK button
Click on Start button
Enter: regedit in Run box to open Registry Editor
Go to C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\-
* If you have a Mac book machine and Safari or Google Chrome is blocked by the Policia Departamento Cibercrime malware page:
Safari and Google Chrome are the two most popular browsers that will get blocked on Mac book pro. To exit out the virus page, please click on the Search icon (which looks like a magnifier) on top right corner of Safari browser, type in: Safari to re-open the browser without this unwanted block page, then start live chat with online PC experts to get help instantly.
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In Conclusion: Computer or browser is locked by the Policia Departamento Cibercrime pop up message and you are required to pay a €100 fine via Ukash or paysafecard? Many computer users from Portugal and some other countries in Europe are currently encountering this malware program. It says that you have violated laws of the nation because of some cyber activities you have done (for instance, watching child porn). To unlock your screen and remove criminal records, you will need to pay a fine up to 100 EUR. This is actually not real! The Policia Departamento Cibercrime Virus thing is a malware program designed by hackers to scam average computer users. It reaches to both Windows and Mac OS users. When laws or illegal issues are involved, computer users are more willing to pay the fine in order to get rid of the block page. However, it is a scam virus. Paying the fine will not help you unlock your computer or browser but will help benefit remote hackers. Once realized that this Policia Departamento Cibercrime pop up thing is a virus, users should remove it immediately before more potential threats are caused on the system.
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Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on January 30, 2014 9:42 am