I had the [email protected] thing on my iPhone for about 2 hours. And the “cannot open page” box was constantly popping up on my phone. And I am afraid that it’s going to get my personal information. I can’t use my Safari now. I realize that it is a scam virus. What should I do? How do I Unblock my Safari from [email protected] Scam Virus? How do I make my Safari operate again? Please help!
[email protected] Scam Virus is a malicious ransomware which is created by the cyber criminals with its aims of tricking money of innocent device’s users from their pocket. This scam virus mainly attacks the IOS device including iPhone, iPad, and iPod. Cyber scammers used to attach this malicious ransomware to the third party application. So, while you are online, you may get the [email protected] Scam Virus hacked into your device when you visit a phishing site, open a junk e-mail attachment, click on an unknown link or download an application from an unsafe source, especially after you jailbreak your device. Once this virus gets into your device, it will block your Safari immediately and keep you away from using your Safari again. It is so cunning, isn’t it? Anyway, if your Safari gets blocked out by this vicious ransomware, you should take action to get rid of it as soon as possible.
[email protected] Scam Virus is completely a fake infection which pretends to be the legitimate government of Australia. This virus is mainly hacks the Apple device users who is living or traveling in the Australia. Once this virus blocked your device, it may tell you that “Your device has been blocked for illegal pornography. Send email to [email protected] for unlocking.” At bottom of blocking screen, you may see kinds of government emblems of Australia and a logo of “INTERPOL”. Once your Safari gets blocked, most of you who are lack of legal awareness may fall into a panic and then send the email to that provided address. However, after you sent the email, you got nothing reply from that provided email address: [email protected]. What should you do next? Your Safari was keeping blocked and showing you scary message to remind you that you did things against the low of Australia and you may be sent to jail for years. You felt so scared, right? Well, as a matter of fact, [email protected] is non-existent email address. So, it is useless for sending email to that address. If you want to unblock your Safari quickly, you are strongly suggested to contact legit virus removal companies like YooCare for further assistance as soon as you can.
Screenshot of the [email protected] Scam Virus:
We used to think that Apple IOS system can get away from ransomware virus hacking safely. However, cyber criminals create malicious virus: the [email protected] Scam Virus aiming to hack Apple device users. To distribute this scam virus, there are plenty of opportunities, strategies and methods are available for its distributors. The most common and popular method which works is bundling of software. So, you may get this virus while you are downloading or installing the free and infected applications. SPAM email attachments are also used for the distribution of this precarious virus. Sometimes, your online activities may give the virus to hack your Apple device, such as visiting pornographic or gambling website, clicking links on untrusted websites and advertisements, downloading items from unreliable sources, etc. From the previous analysis, you may know why we are saying the distribution channels of the virus are various.
It will block your Internet access once it is downloaded.
It will pretend itself as a legitimate warning to lock you out of Safari or Chrome browser.
It will not let you exit the blocked page even you have restarted the device a million times.
It can block all types of antivirus apps.
1. This message can run on iPhone, iPad, iPod or other Apple devices.
2. Don’t pay for anything or provide your personal information to this hoax, it won’t help unlock Safari/Chrome, but just waste your money.
3. Currently antivirus apps are unable to detect or remove this malware.
4. There is no anti-malware software that can detect 100% of the malware out there.
Since viruses are quite inevitable, there are some tips you can avoid being fallen into the [email protected] Scam Virus in the future:
1. Be careful of downloading applications in the internet because many of them are just cloned applications. Visit legitimate app stores like Apple Store because it filters out the reliable application from what’s not reliable. Most viruses are from gaming and anti-virus applications which are forged. Before downloading an application, try to read some customer reviews so that you will be assured that it is truly a trusted app. Stick with apps from App Store and don’t jailbreak your device and install apps from third-parties.
2. Be cautious at opening attachments thru MMS, SMS messages and e-mails because you might open an unknown attachment from unknown sender. Never open any attachments which are suspicious to you.
3. Don’t open your Bluetooth connection when not in need. It would be easy for the virus to go inside the phone’s application and destroy the phone’s performance.
4. Read the permissions. Every app you install has to declare its permissions, meaning the app lists what it will have access to on your phone. Don’t just click OK without reading what the app will do.
To sum up, [email protected] Scam Virus is a completely fake infection which should be removed as soon as possible once Safari was blocked. Once your Safari got blocked, you should aware that your device was infected by the virus. It is not the real Australia government agency. You should not pay for the demanded fine or send the email to the provided email address. So far, no any antivirus can remove this virus completely. Only manual removal can get rid of this virus completely.
Suggestion: Manual removal is a skillful and risky job, if any mistakes are made during the removal process, you may damage your device immediately. If you are not sure how to start, please contact YooCare PC/Mobile experts 24/7 online for help right now.
Published by & last updated on March 11, 2017 3:01 pm