Please help! My computer locked by the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus, how can I unlock my computer? I need to re move this virus from my computer immediately. Now I need to use my computer to finish my work. I don’t know why. I was surfing on the internet as usual. Suddenly this virus massage popped up then my computer got locked. What’s wrong? I don’t understand. This virus warning asks me to pay $100. I believe this is a scam. Why do I pay to this? Please help me get this off my computer!
Brief introduction of this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus
Once you find your device has been locked by this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus, you should remove it and unlock your device immediately, because this malware can lock your whole device as well as do something bad to your device. Once your phone gets infected by this virus, you will have no ability to use your phone to make a phone call or send a message, the only thing you can do on your phone is turning it off then turning it back on with the virus page. If the infected device is your computer, you will also be unable to get into your computer. When you turn on your computer, you will always get this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus page and can do nothing with your computer no matter how many times you have tried. Under this circumstance, you need to remove this virus as soon as possible to unlock your device.
The mainly purpose of this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus is getting money from the victims. In order to make this virus real, the hacker design this virus as a real police. It tells the victims that they have visited illegal webpage and violated some laws. If you don’t pay xxx dollars/ Euro by CashU, you will get in trouble with police. If you see this message, don’t be fool to believe it then pay to it. After the payment, your device won’t be unlocked, moreover, your banking detail may be known by the remote hacker. Again, the final objective of this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus is scamming the online computer user. Please bear in mind that do not pay to the virus as it won’t take any effective effect, what you should do is to remove this virus from your device manually.
Screenshot of this harmful virus on Computer
This Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus is very smart. It can get into your device system quietly and can be installed without the user’s permission. If you want to get far away from this virus, please keep the following tips in mind: 1) please don’t visit unknown and risky websites. 2) Please do not click on the unknown link in the unknown email. 3) Please do not access the attachment in the unknown email. 4) Please don’t download any software from the unknown sources.
Some specialties of this malicious virus
Lock you out of your device, and you just can turn your device off and turn it on.
Saying that you have visited some illegal websites or watched porn or something like that, but you never did before.
Asking for payment to unlock your device in a limited amount of time. And says if you don’t pay, you might get police trouble.
It can remotely access to your device and get your personal information.
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your cellphone or tablet, then your device must be suffered with a malware infection(which can be United Kingdom Police virus scam, FBI scam virus, Mandiant U.S.A. Cyber Security virus, FBI Moneypak virus, Prism virus, U.S.A Cyber Security virus, AFP Crime Commission virus and GVU 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 phone and tablet literate.
The way to remove this bad virus from Windows computer
First of all, if you want to get into your computer after your computer gets infected by this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus, you will need to get safe mode. How to get safe mode? For some people, it is not an easy job. If you can’t get safe mode, you should contact an expert to help you. The following is the way to get safe mode.
Firstly, you need to restart your computer. Secondly, you are supposed to tap “F8” key constantly before the Windows logo appears on the screen. Thirdly, use the arrow key to highlight the “safe mode with network” option then tap “Enter”.
After tapping “Enter”, you will see the desktop.
Now you have got into your computer, you need to find out the virus then remove it. If you have less knowledge of computer, you’d better ask for the expert help or you may delete the wrong files then damage your computer badly.
The way to unlock my phone/tablet from this harmful virus
1st. Since your phone or tablet is blocked by this malware, you will need to get your phone or tablet first then turn it on to safe mode. By this way, you are capable to carry out malware removal steps on your device. Here is the example for you to put the android phone or tablet to safe mode. The method mentioned below is also applied to most android tablets.
Take LG Phone as an example: 1) Power down. 2) Turn on till you see the LG’s logo, press and hold Volume Down key till you access to safe mode.
Note: Zte, Sony, Samsung and other brands’ phone users can also try the same way as LG’s to put your phone to safe mode. If you have put your phone to safe mode successfully, you should see a text “Safe Mode” at the bottom left corner.
2nd. Once you have put your phone in safe mode, you are capable to uninstall malicious apps of your phone. However, the manual removal process of harmful apps requires sufficient expertise. To safely deal with this kind of ransomware and other hazardous apps, you had better contact an expert online for further removal help.
Conclusion of this virus
This Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus is a very harmful malware as it can lock the device completely. You even can’t get into your device. This virus aims to scam the innocent victims. Once the computer or phone gets infected by this virus, you should know now it is necessary to get the virus off the infected device. Generally, this virus says that the victims have done some illegal thing and their devices are locked for safety reason. If they want to unlock their devices, they need to pay a fine. In fact, the real police won’t ask for money in this way. Don’t be tricked by this scam virus. What you should do is to remove this Abu Dhabi Police GHQ virus from your device. If you are not good at computer tech, you need to find an expert to help you, don’t remove it by yourself or your device may get more damages and can’t be unlocked.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 1, 2016 5:57 am