Can the police lock your computer entirely remotely? Will the government lock your computer because of watching porn? How can I get rid of the warning of Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste if I can do nothing with my computer for it’s totally locked up? Is it true or a scam? What if I don’t pay the fine it asks? Will I be sent to jail or be arrested? Are there any other ways to save my computer instead of throw it into to trash? I eagerly want to know what this alert is and how can I get it away from my computer.
Infected with Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus—How to Remove?
Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus is a newly spread ransomware in Norway area. It seems to appear out of nowhere when you are using your computer as usual. It takes over the full screen to display its prepared page claiming that it comes from the police department of Norway and your computer is locked because you have committed some activities that are illegal. In fact, many computer users never do anything weird on the computer and they are so confused and threatened to get this warning page. They are required to pay a fine of 1000 Norwegian kroner using a Ukash or Paysafecard card service within 48 hours to gain access to your computer again. Or you are likely to be arrested or the police will come up to your house. You should beware that this is just a trick played by the virus to freak you out thus you will go to buy the cards it demands and finish the pay in order to avoid being caught into bigger troubles.
It is never advisable to pay for the virus. Because it on the earth is a fake page taking use of the image and name of the real police or other government department and trying to trap you into its big scam. It says so appealing that if you pay the fine you can get the access to your computer again and all the problems will be gone. However, you are surely to be disappointed if you follow its request. Your computer is still the same—being totally locked up. In some cases, Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus will unlock your computer and you may think this is a real thing since it keeps its words that unlocking your computer after the fine is confirmed. However, you are being led to a bigger snare if you trust this pesky virus. It pops up again on your computer and is asking for more which breaks your whole belief in it. It turns out that you will never be able to satisfy its appetite as the amount keeps up going.
What does this virus do behind the locking page? It is making abundant but useless random files in the system folders and many of which are hidden files. Those hidden files take similar names as the system files thus your computer takes long time to work out the right one and if fails it will go to a crash. Some computer users are able to get into safe mode at first but just after a few days they cannot start the infected computer up successfully. That is because the virus has make enough damages to destroy safe mode. If given more time it will ruin your whole computer. It is also not advisable to keep the Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus in a computer for long time. It should be removed as soon as your computer is infected.
To unlock PC from Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus, a malware removal is needed as early as possible. Please Contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for assistance if you are not a computer literate and have no idea on how to do it on your own.
Screenshot of Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus
Though you may have different antivirus products to protect your computer from being attacked, it is impossible to prevent the infections from thousands of kinds of viruses spread throughout the internet. It usually takes time for the anti-viruses to take effects to the latest created or updated viruses. This one is the one that can slip into your computer without your intention and can attach to some seemly normal links and websites and you will get it very secretly. Once installed, this pesky virus will seek out your system holes and pops up. It will take over the whole control of your computer and you cannot do anything on it even not able to get to the task manager.
How to Unlock Computer From the Virus Manually
The Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus is able to escape from the scan of many antivirus programs and sneak into computers secretly. It will disable the protection of anti-viruses and terminate the detections on the vulnerable computers. As a consequence, manual removal is the only effective way to remove this virus completely from your computer without seeing this fake police warning page again. Expertise will be required during the manual removal process. Please follow the steps below to get started right away:
Step 1: Please restart the infected machine into Safe mode with Networking first to get rid of the locking up screen temporarily from this Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus. To put the computer in Safe mode with Networking, please hit F8 key repeatedly while the infected PC is booting up BUT before it launches in till you get advanced boot options on a black screen; use arrow keys to highlight Safe mode with Networking option and hit Enter key to proceed system loading files into that mode.
Step 2: Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete at the same time to open the Windows Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top; then End processes associated with Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus or processes not belonging to system.
Step 3: Press Windows+R keys and then type regedit in Run box to open Registry Editor.
Step 4: Delete all the files related to Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus:
%Programs%\Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus\Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste.lnk
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste \DisplayIcon %AppData%\[0*]\[1~].exe,0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus\UninstallString “%AppData%0/3.exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[RANDOM CHARACTERS] %AppData%\#0^1.exe
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Released most in Norway area but also spread to other areas in the Europe, Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste virus has become a nightmare of many computer users. It takes advantage of the instinct fear of government or police of people, and asks for unreasonable fine by claiming that you have betray the laws or cyber police has found out your illegal activities online. Giving into such scam malware virus is not a wise decision to avoid being caught into troubles. It is always ready to take you into another trap by using bogus notifications and good-look-like promises. You are taken into a endless circulation if you give into it all the time by paying more and more money. But it will keep giving you the same results—no real unlocking at all. Whenever your computer is infected, you should turn for experts’ help to remove it as quickly as you can.
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Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 7, 2013 5:24 am