Cyber Crime unit fine is a virus? I got this Cyber Crime Unit alert blocking up my Samsung tablet, it says that I was accused of some illegal issues like watching pornography, downloading or distributing unauthorized videos. My android device has been blocked unless I pay EUR 100 via Ukash or Paysafecard voucher within 24 hours. I was scared to death and can’t do anything on my tablet. Please help! I am praying this Cyber Crime Unit Ukash alert is a scam. I have never gone on this scaring Ukash/Paysafecard warning message before. I saw someone said this fake Cyber Crime Unit virus locked his computer requiring for €100 thru Ukash or Paysafecard last but now this fake Ukash Paysafecard malware locked my tablet asking for €100 and I have to pay in the next 24 hours to bypass the warning screen, how to unlock the Cyber Crime Unit scam on Samsung galaxy tablet? Can you please help me?
Android Phone/Tablet blocked by Cyber Crime Unit Virus Scam – How to Unlock?
As long as your Android phone or tablet receives this tricky Cyber Crime Unit Virus alert that claims you are accused of breaking associated laws, watching pornography and doing unauthorized activities, etc. and requested to pay €100 through Ukash or Paysafecard voucher to unlock device, you will face up with a big trouble. Initially, the Cyber Crime Unit ransomware affects and locks up Windows PCs and MacBook pro. But now it has been changed a lot in order to block Android devices. All brands of Android phone and tablet can be affected by the Paysafecard virus scam. You will have no access to your android phone or tablet after picking up the fake Cyber Crime Unit warning message on your device. In order to swindle victims’ money even fast, the ransomware states that you have only 24 hours to submit the fine. If not, you will be caught by the police and all your apps, photos, videos, music and documents, etc. will be deleted permanently according to the Ukash virus scam. No matter how real this Cyber Crime Unit alert seems at the first sight, it is nothing legitimate or from any law enforcement agency. Instead, it is a big virus scam for Android phone and tablet.
Furthermore, this Cyber Crime Unit virus scam can be changed into different variants including FBI virus, Interpol virus, AFP virus, police Ukash virus, paysafecard blocking virus and Data://(null) virus, etc. which will target net users all over the world using computer, MacBook, Android phone, tablet, iPhone, iPad and kindle fire. Usually, the paysafecard ransomware is released through the network like porn sites, hacked websites, fake email attachments, pop-up ads and free download packages and so on. The Ukash scam can disguise itself as a fake app or apk file that is downloading to your android phone or tablet without your permission. It blocks your access to your device by accusing you of some illegal issues and asks you to pay a fine within 24 hours, saying any delay of submitting the fine will lead to serious trouble or loss. Actually, this Cyber Crime Unit alert is fraudulent, and it is designed to take unknown mobile victims into its scam. The money you send through Ukash or paysafecard voucher as requested will only go to the pocket of cyber criminals’. Therefore, you should realize the high threat level of this Cyber Crime Unit virus and remove it from your Android phone or tablet immediately.
Once your android phone (Samsung, Sony, LG, HTC, ZTE, Motorola, etc.) or tablet (Samsung, Dell, ASUS, HP, Sony, etc.) is blocked by this Cyber Crime Unit virus, you will find it impossible to remove the Ukash malware with any anti-virus application. Since the ransomware is changed daily, there is no perfect security application that can get it off your phone or tablet completely. In this case, how to unlock your Android phone or tablet from this Cyber Crime Unit ransomware? Obviously, manual removal with sufficient expertise online will be your best choice to unlock the android phone or tablet.
Main Traits of Cyber Crime Unit Virus on Android Phone and Tablet
1. The Cyber Crime Unit malware Scam is designed to lock your android phone and tablet asking that you need to pay for a fine to unlock your device. In fact, it is just a big virus scam.
2. It locks your android phone or tablet, claiming that you’ve violated the law of local office by visiting illegal information online.
3. Soon as the Ukash ransomware virus targets your phone or tablet, it blocks your device and prevents you from doing anything there.
4. It allows remote access to your android phone or tablet for your personal information and other sensitive information.
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your android cellphone or tablet, then your device must be suffered with a malware infection (which can be Ministry of Public Safety Canada virus, FBI Online Agent virus, Vanilla Reload virus, Mandiant U.S.A. Cyber Security virus, FBI Moneypak virus, Prism virus, U.S.A Cyber Security virus, AFP virus and GVU Ukash Virus etc.) that blocks your access to your android smartphone or tablet. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for android phone and tablet literate.
A Similar Screenshot of Ransomware Virus on Android Phone/Tablet
Cyber Crime Unit Virus Manual Removal Guide on Phone and Tablet
1. Since your android phone or tablet is blocked by this Cyber Crime Unit malware virus, you will need to restart your phone or tablet to safe mode which starts up without loading any third-party add-ons. By this way, you are capable to carry out malware removal steps on your tablet. Here are two examples for you to put the android phone and tablet to safe mode. The method mentioned below is also applied to most android phone. Take Dell Tablet as an example:
For Dell tablet: 1) Power down. 2) Turn on till you see the Vendor’s logo, press and hold Volume Down key till you access to safe mode.
Note: Samsung, Sony, HP and other brands’ tablet users can also try the same way as Dell’s to put your tablet to safe mode. If you have put your tablet to safe mode successfully, you should see a text “Safe Mode” at the bottom left corner.
2. Once you have put your tablet in safe mode, you are capable to uninstall malicious apps of your tablet. However, the manual removal process of harmful apps requires sufficient expertise. To safely deal with the Cyber Crime Unit Ukash paysafecard virus and other hazardous apps, you had better contact an expert online for further removal help.
From the above mentioned, we learn that this Cyber Crime Unit virus turns out to be a big threat to Android phone and tablet. It is designed by cyber criminals to block up your android device and further tricks you into paying a fine of €100 via Ukash or paysafecard voucher within 24 hours to unlock it. To make you convinced, the Ukash virus claims that your Android phone/tablet has been blocked due to your violation of associated laws or doing unauthorized activities. Most of victims are so scared that they submit the fine without giving it another thought. Actually, the Cyber Crime Unit malware scam is not real or related to the government or police. It is a virus scam that blocks up your android device and swindles your money with tricky tactics. You are not able to bypass this Cyber Crime Unit scam alert or access your android phone and tablet phone or tablet completely unless you take actions to get rid of the ransomware at an early time.
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on January 11, 2016 9:20 am