Why is My Computer Locked by Master Penalty Document Virus (Meister Penalty Document)?
Master Penalty Document Virus (alias Meister Penalty Document) is coming up on your screen and totally blocking you out of your computer? How to prevent from this malware? Many computer users have this Master Penalty Document Moneypak scam page on my laptop that caused everything to lock (Using my cell phone web right now). Looked online and started the safe mode network and tried to delete it manually through task manager/processes but no luck finding the image names to delete. If you tried logging on your computer. And this Meister Penalty Document SOPA virus has blocked and locked your computer.You’ve got as far as F8 at start up, but it will not start up in safe mode. How do you unlock your computer after it has been locked by Master Penalty Document computer scam. Some one said: soon as i saw the virus, i shut my computer down, i don’t know if that saved anything, i really didn’t have anything on it except a lot of my musics which i will be sad to lose.The rest were just power points slides from my professor and some word handout. It is recommended to remove Master Penalty Document Virus Lockscreen Scareware immediately to prevent further damages.
Therefore, in order to save your computer from more potential damages, you should try to get rid of “Master Penalty Document Virus” scam ASAP! To do that, you are welcome to contact YooCare/YooSecurity Online PC Expert now or follow the below manual instructions to remove this malware on your own (recommended for PC advanced users only).
Screenshot of this Meister Penalty Document Ransomware:
From the above screen-shot we can see that there are three reasons listed to state why your computer is locked.
- 1. Downloading or distributing audio or video files protected by Copyright Law.
- 2. Downloading or distributing illegal content (chile porn, phishing software, etc.)
- 3. Downloading or distributing Software protected by Copyright Law.
However, how do you get more details about this Master Penalty Document Virus? Like most of the ransomware, it usually claim that people were visiting some porn sites when this infection happened. Um yes here is a comment i recently posted it explanes everything “i think i was one of the first to get this scam. it happened about 3 months ago, i have illegally downloaded music off the internet before and felt this was legit but still little skeptical, i ended up paying the 100 euro fine and just finding out now that it’s a scam really pisses me off I’ve been robbed by my own stupidity! My computer was unlocked a couple days later after losing 100 euros! Anyway everything runs just fine thank god for that. However I feel really stupid now and it’s not like I’m made of money either. I wish there was a way to get this money back.. Do you provide a service that will get rid of this? If so- what is the cost? What happens if I pay the 100 euros? Although you paid for it, your computer is still blocked! This nasty virus and others could still stay inside your computer waiting for the next time to explode!
What can Master Penalty Document scam do?
# The most obvious danger is that it can lock up your computer and require money from you to unlock.
# Other than that, it can also bring other viruses and spyware to damage your computer if you cannot remove it completely in time.
# System and personal data will be messed up by this virus and system crash might be caused.
# Computer will act slower than ever and freeze finally.
Manual instructions to remove Master Penalty Document malware:
Is there any better software to download to remove Master Penalty Document Virus malware? The answer is NO. There isn’t a perfect program for every virus including the newly released ones. So it is a waste of time to search online for more programs. To manually remove this virus, you just need to uninstall it from the root and delete infected or fake files and registry entries associated with it. And in case you may cause other problems during the manual removal, you are suggested to do a system backup beforehand. Then follow the steps given below to start:
Step A: Reboot your infected computer and keep pressing F8 key on your keyboard. Use the arrow keys to highlight “Safe Mode with Networking” and press E/Enter.
Step B: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to open Windows Task Manager and then end related process [Stop Online Piracy Automatic Protection System].
Step C: Open Control Panel from Start menu and go to Folder Options. Under View tab to tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
Step D: Press Windows+R keys to open the Run window and then type in regedit to open Registry Editor.
Step E: Find out and delete all these associating files and registry entries of Master Penalty Document Virus shown as below:
Go to %userprofile%\Random
The virus can have names other than “random.exe” but it should look like it doesn’t belong and should have a create date/time the same as a .class file if you sort by file mod/create time you’ll find it.
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[rnd].exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\”Shell” = “[rnd].exe”
Video Guide to Remove This Warning Virus
To sum up:
This Master Penalty Document Virus scam is quite pesky. This kind of malware can be created every day in different forms and versions. The most obnoxious locking scam should be the FBI MoneyPak virus! The common characters of this virus include 1) blocked your computer; 2) states that you have violated Copyright Law; 3) requires certain amount of fines to unlock. My laptop just froze and is showing a Master Penalty Document pin code screen. Says I need to pay 100 euros through MoneyPak, Ukash, Paysafecard or cash to stop blocking. The fact is, it is big scam or we call it ransomware, what is more, there’s not one particular antivirus that can catch all viruses. To keep your computer safe and virus-free, your online behaviors also count a lot!
Special tips: Still cannot remove Master Penalty Document Virus/ S.O.P.A. malware? PC is still blocked? To save all the files in your computer, contact with YooCare/YooSecurity Online Experts now and let them fix the problem and recover your computer back to normal!
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on June 3, 2013 6:28 am