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Apr 25, 2017

How Do I Get Rid of a Virus Locking Me out of Safari?

Hi! So what happened? We are watching free movies online and then the blocked.Safari popped out when we accidentally press something and now it doesn’t go away! Its saying we have to pay $100 to unlock our safari again! One of my friends said that it is a virus. We don’t know what to do! How do I get rid of a virus locking me out of Safari? Please help!

How Do I Get Rid of a Virus Locking Me out of Safari?

Have been locked out of Safari for no reason? Have been accused of violating related laws? That means your device has been attacked by a malicious virus. Many people would believe that the warning was genuine and they were in big trouble. It threatens users to pay a fine within 24 or 72 hours. Otherwise, they would be taken to court and spend years in jail if the fine was not paid in time. Though it claims to be the FBI or cyber police, the information it shows you is fake. It has nothing to do with the FBI or cyber police. Its owners are the cyber criminals. Do not trust the fake message. It is a scam virus that locks your Safari for money. You are not obligated to pay the non-existed fine. Your urgent task is to remove the nasty virus which blocks your Safari. Though it only blocks your Safari at this moment, no one knows what else the hackers require the virus to do on your device. Do not understate any program that you are not familiar with, especially the dangerous ones. We suggest you get rid of the virus locking you out of Safari as soon as possible.

How Does the Virus Lock Me out of Safari?

Viruses have been very rampant in those years. Many innocent users had lost money for the evil viruses from the Internet. We recognize that technology can be misused for illicit and, in some cases, criminal purposes. The hackers create viruses to attack Internet users for illegal profit. Some of them are very aggressive. They can block the whole system and users can’t do anything on the device. Other viruses only block browser just like the Safari virus. Most users have security software installed to protect their devices. However, some viruses are able to circumvent the most vigilant security software and install itself on your device without your knowledge or permission. Once everything is ready, it changes settings secretly and uses JavaScript to lock Safari. It takes over browser, displaying the “horrible” police threat and demanding a penalty. Everything happens very quickly. You will not notice that until a warning pops up suddenly and stops you from accessing the Internet. You may be browsing, watching free movies, checking daily email or downloading music or software as usual. However, the nasty virus hijacks your Safari. Sometimes, it allows you to open a new tab on Safari. At the same time, the virus is still there. Sometimes, it’s more powerful. It takes control of Safari completely. You can’t close the virus page or open a new tab. Only the fake site is there holding the browser. On that site, it accuses you of viewing or distributing prohibited pornographic content, neglectful use of mobile device, violation of copyright and related rights, etc. It urges you to pay a fine of $ 100 to $ 500 in one or two days. It states that all activities on your device have been recorded. Files will be deleted. Your friends will receive message and be interrogated for your illegal activities. The virus locking you out of Safari is trying to scare you into paying the so-called fine.

On the infected browser, there is no a button to close the site. Though the “Leave this page” button is provided, the police warning will not disappear after you click on that button. These messages can involve you in a vicious circle, which means that clicking one will call out the other. That button will not help at all. Every time you open Safari, the virus works immediately and locks you out of browser. No matter how many times you restart the device, the virus will not leave for your good. In order to get rid of the Safari virus, you have to delete related files completely.

How to Unlock Safari from a Virus Asking for a Fine?

The cyber criminals take advantage of the advanced technology to develop viruses that can bypass most of the anti-virus software and attack mobile devices easily. The criminals will do everything to grab as much money as possible with the help of evil viruses. In this way, some security programs are not able to detect viruses or remove them. However, do not worry. There is a very effective way to get rid of a virus locking you out of Safari, namely manual removal. You can locate the virus accurately and remove every related file of the virus manually. In this way, the virus will never come back again.

How do I get rid of a virus locking me out of Safari?

Since paying the so-called fine won’t help you remove this scam virus, manual removal is an effective solution for this. Processing manual removal is supposed to have a certain level of tech skill. If you are not sure how to start and are afraid of making any critical mistakes damaging the cellphone, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

How Your Device Got Infected with Ransomware?

The criminals spread scam virus via various ways. Your device will be infected easily before you can react. Let’s talk some of the situations.
Situation 1: Viewing suspicious sites. Virus on malicious sites and legal sites that have been compromised can catch you and block the device immediately when you visit them.
Situation 2: Opening corrupted attachment or click on malicious links in a spam. The cyber criminals dispatch tons of spams with virus to worldwide users every day. Sometimes, virus is embedded in attachment. Sometimes, it hides on site that the malicious link redirects you to. Once you click on them, virus sneaks into your device quickly.
Situation 3: Downloading unknown software that includes malware. Sometimes, you may be convinced that a piece of certain software is useful and meet your needs very much. After you see description of the software, you may think that you will not lose anything after you install it even if it is not as useful as it says. You are totally wrong. Once you download software with virus, your device will be blocked. You are putting your device at risk.

Screenshot of similar Scam Virus

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Conclusion

Have you been attacked by a virus locking you out of Safari? Get rid of it right now. If you have been fined by a popup on your Safari which claims to be the police, do not trust the message. First of all, the message does not belong to the police. Secondly, you did not violate the laws of any country. Thirdly, paying the fine will not help your blocked Safari. Fourthly, your Safari will not be unlocked and the virus will not go away until you remove the virus completely. If you still think that they are the real police, please think how come the police ask you to pay a fine via a popup on the browser. The real police will just come to your door and take you directly. Police do not collect a fine via a prepaid card. The police threat on your Safari is caused by a virus. You must realize the real problem and settle it down. Now you need to get rid of the virus locking you out of Safari once for all before it can steal anything from you. Do it right now.

Suggestion: Manual removal is a skillful and risky job, if any mistakes are made during the removal process, you may damage your phone immediately. If you are not sure how to start, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online for help right now.

Published by & last updated on April 25, 2017 6:29 am

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