Got a call from Microsoft saying my Windows license key was expired. After that, I always got errors about Windows license when I go on internet. They say they are from Microsoft and something is wrong with my computer. I have been informed by someone, who left a message, saying they are with Microsoft and that my windows license key was expired, and that I should call them at 1-800-360-0998. My computer would be “shut down” if I did not renew my license. I have just been hanging up on them and I hope I am correct in doing so. I don’t think they are from Microsoft. One of my friends told me that it was caused by malware. How can I remove the malware?
Got a call from Microsoft saying my Windows license key was expired?
If you got a call and was told that there was something wrong with your computer, you must be cautious. They may say that they are from Windows or Microsoft, telling you that your Windows license key was expired. If you called the provided number, the so-called Microsoft technicians would pretend to help you and ask for money. However, you must know that Microsoft does not contact you by phone unless you have made prior arrangements with them to do so. In fact, it is caused by the malicious software. It makes up fake alerts to scare users into believing that their computer have serious problem. In this way, they create a chance to swindle money out of people who know little computer. Do not trust the call. The notification of your Windows license key was expired is fake. Do not call back or do anything it wants you to do. In order to fix your Internet and browser issue, you need to find out the malware behind this scam and get rid of it completely. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan | Fake Alert Removal Guide
My computer got hacked this morning after I click on a porn pop-up. When I started my Internet Explorer, I got an alert saying “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer”. On the warning screen, it said “Don’t restart your computer…” It said Call Microsoft 1-844-786-8921 for help. Should I call? I couldn’t get rid of that warning screen which was stuck on my Internet browser. I don’t know what to do now! Please help me! Thank you!
Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome Got Hacked By “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer” Warning—How to Remove?
“I was online and a window popped up saying that
****Don’t Restart Your Computer***
Microsoft has detected that a porn virus has infected your system and trying to steal pictures, data and social networking passwords.
This is a serious hacking issue. Rectify it Immediately.
IMMEDIATE RESPONSE REQUIRED…
Customer Service:+l- 1844-786-8921(Toll Free) ”
How to remove “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer” warning from the compromised computer? Is the “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer” Warning real? What will you do if your Windows computer gets hacked by this malicious warning? Will you really make the phone call to that provided tech support number? No matter what you do before, now YooCare Expert reminds you that please do not fall into the trap which setup by the cyber-criminals who aim to create Tech Support Scam virus. What you see on your computer screen is a fake tech support number. “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer” Warning is known as a tech support scam which also relates to ransomware and malware. The provided tech support number is a fake tech support toll which is set to trick people to make the call to earn money by asking the victims to purchase their products or services. The scammers on other side may tell you that they can help you remove the warning screen. But, you have to buy a series of antivirus products. If you do buy their product, you may find that the so-called antivirus products do nothing help on removing “Microsoft Has Detected a Porn Virus on Computer” Warning from your computer, but do lots of troubles on your computer. After you find the problem, you make the phone call again. There is no reply on that phone call or saying it is not available at the moment.
Published by Selina Lynmich | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Can you imagine that as soon as you start your computer and then you will be redirected to pr.comet.yahoo.com? You can’t get away from it if you don’t remove it. What? That malicious website is classified as pr.comet.yahoo.com virus? Are you getting changes into your browser default settings? Are you unable to navigate your own webpage? Are you getting slow Internet speed? Need help? Well. The following post is on manual removal guide for Pr.comet.yahoo.com virus. Read it! You can save your PC now!
Description of Pr.comet.yahoo.com Virus:
Pr.comet.yahoo.com Virus is reported by the Internet researchers and known as another kind of browser hijacker virus. This virus recently gets detected by antivirus programs like Norton on numbers of computer victims. This virus is so hard to be removed by antivirus tools even though can be detected. It can sneak into the target computer quietly. As soon as it is there on your computer, it will make kinds of computer troubles on your computer. At the early beginning, you may not find much difference, except get redirected to its domain again and again. However, when you found much difference on your computer, it indicates that this virus has made huge damage on your PC since it hacked into your PC.
Published by Selina Lynmich | Browser Hijacker Removal Guide
Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number Scam Pop-up – How to Clean It? When the day really came, it shocked me a lot. My computer got hacked a malicious pop-up. It was stating that I got my personal information and I had to call for tech support to deal with my problem. What should I do? That pop-up wouldn’t go away. Each time I booted my computer, I got this vicious warning showing on my screen to remind of the problem. Should I call that number for tech support? But when I made the call, the people who answered the phone call asked me to pay for the tech support. Should I pay? I hanged up the phone immediately. Help!
Computer Gets Hacked by Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number Scam Pop-up—What to Do?
“I was online and a window popped up saying that Microsoft window has my credit card info and stuff. Immediately, I shut down computer. I am not sure if it’s a virus or not? It wanted me to call some 800 number. Shall I call? Please advise!
If your computer gets hacked by Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number Scam Pop-up, what will you do? Will you call the provided number for tech support, even though that number is a free toll? Actually, Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number Scam Pop-up is a scam virus. It is a fake tech support toll which is set to trick people to make the call to earn money. Some victims reported that their phone charges were missing without any reason even though the phone number provider company couldn’t find out why, after they made the phone call. Some found that they got crank calls continually. Some was asked to pay for the tech support to remove this malicious scam pop-up virus. When one did make the payment, nothing was changed on the compromised computer. Virus was remained there on your infected computer.
Published by Selina Lynmich & last modified on January 15, 2017 4:49 pm | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Hello. Please help me fix the computer. I have a pop-up saying that Activation is required to authenticate the copy of my Microsoft Office. It says I can do it over the Internet or by phone. I tried both of them, but I didn’t proceed because they asked for $200. It’s too expensive for me. Besides, I heard about fake tech support before. Is it possible that the Microsoft Office Activation Wizard is a tech support scam? If it is a scam, what do I do to get rid of it?
Brief Information of Microsoft Office Activation Wizard Scam Virus
Microsoft Office Activation Wizard is a tech support scam virus that shows fake notification to mislead computer users. It mainly attacks Windows computers, such as Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows7, Windows8 and Windows10 etc. Once this scam virus is installed, it displays fake notifications, claiming that it is from Microsoft Office. That would persuade some users who know little about computer to believe that it is reliable and they would be willing to pay money to do the fake activation. In fact, those notifications have nothing to do with Microsoft Office company. They are brought by the fake tech support scam virus. To get rid of the fake pop-up notifications, you need to remove Microsoft Office Activation Wizard tech support scam virus. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Hello. I think my computer has Justspeakin.xyz pop-up viru. Every time I open Edge, it redirects me to Justspeakin.xyz where I can see warnings. It says my computer has ZEUS virus and my hard drive will be deleted if I close the page. I tried to run anti-virus to fix the problem, but I couldn’t do it because a notification says it was infected too. It asked me to call a tech support number to fix my computer. So, I did. They said they would help me while I have to pay $200. That’s too expensive for me. I only have 5 hours before they delete my hard drive. Please help me. I know you can because I used your service before. Thank you.
Brief Description of Justspeakin.xyz Pop-up Tech Scam Virus
If you see Justspeakin.xyz pop-up warning on your browser, your computer is infected with a piece of nasty malware. It hijacks your browser and pushes fake virus report, prompting you to call a tech for instance help. Hence, we also call it Justspeakin.xyz pop-up tech scam virus. It takes your browser hostage and scares you with non-existed virus infection. In order to achieve your trust, it pretends to be Microsoft certified technicians. A number will be provided. If you dial that number, well-trained salesman will storm you with useless programs that you have pay several hundreds of dollars. In this way, they can easily make a large amount of money every day. In order to protect your computer and avoid sending so much money on this problem, we suggest you remove the Justspeakin.xyz pop-up tech scam virus manually. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan & last modified on December 20, 2016 1:27 pm | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Brief Information of Your Windows has been Banned Screenlocker
Your Windows has been Banned Screenlocker is caused by a piece of malware which displays fake security alerts on your computer. The cyber criminals create and spread this threat to attack unexpected users. Once the malware sneaks into your computer, it performs many malicious activities to help its owner make money. It uses fake warnings to scare users into paying money to remove viruses that its owners make. This malware is a bit different from other tech support scams. It tells you that you need pay fee to fix your computer while others do not mention the fee. No phone number is provided until you click on “Show Nearest Microsoft Technician” button. Though it mentions about the Microsoft technicians, it has nothing to do with the Microsoft company or any other reliable tech support company. It only wants money from you and does not care about your computer at all. Hence, do not follow its guide to contact technicians. When seeing Your Windows has been Banned Screenlocker, you ought to remove the malware as soon as possible. This malware is harmful to your system. Get rid of it before it is able to perform more activities. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan & last modified on December 5, 2016 7:35 am | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Hi. I have viruses on my computer. Need your help. Here is the thing. I was viewing clothes promotion on a website that a pop-up ads brought me to. Later, I went out for lunch for a while leaving the page open. When I came back, I saw the “Your computer has been locked” alert saying that my computer has virus. It asked me to contact Microsoft Technician for help, but I found that it was too expensive to get their help. Is there a cheaper way to get rid of this “Your computer has been locked” screen locker?
Brief Description of “Your computer has been locked” Screen Locker
“Your computer has been locked” is a fake alert that the cyber criminals use to grab money from unexpected users. It does not like other notifications from legit programs, such as Norton, Avira and AVG etc. The warning is made up by the criminals. They create nasty malware and make them issue misleading popup to trick you. The popup may trick you that your computer is infected with viruses and you need to contact technician quickly. It provides a number to contact the so-called technicians. In fact, they are not the Microsoft certified or Norton certified technicians. They only steal the names of famous companies to scam you without doing any good to your computer. If you call the number, they will spare no effort to persuade you to purchase their virus removal tool or other useless program to fix the problem. The price they offer is very expensive which ranges from $ 200 to $ 500. Do not follow its guide to purchase it. To avoid being scammed, you need to know the big truth. The truth is that the virus reports about other virus detection itself and asks for money to fix the problem. You never should trust it. To get rid of “Your computer has been locked” screen locker, you have to remove the virus completely. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan & last modified on November 29, 2016 6:09 am | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Hello. I have problem with home Windows 7 computer. Here is the thing, a pop-up ad telling about how to protect computer redirected me to a website where I was told that I could download a piece of software to keep my computer safe for free. So, I installed it. Since, I received pop-up alerts frequently. Now, a website saying about BSOD, DIIRegisterService and other similar errors takes over my Microsoft Edge. Every time I open the browser, it takes me to that website without any delay. By the way, a free toll number, 1-844-569-5858 is provided. So, is that message come from the Microsoft support? What should I do?
Brief Description 1-844-569-5858 Pop-up
1-844-569-5858 Pop-up is identified as the fake alert which is created by cyber criminals who are trying to swindle money out of unexpected computer users. It pretends to the Windows Defender or other famous tech support company to achieve your trust. Many pop-up alerts have been made up to trick you into believing that something bad goes on your computer. That message would prompt people to call a tech support it recommended. A free toll number would be provided. Behind that phone number, most of them are the cyber criminals. They do not have the capability to fix your problem while they can mess up everything on your computer. Sometimes, the phone number belongs to a legit tech support company. But, this situation is very rare. Once people contact the legit company, they get help and fix their problem immediately which will make people believe that those alerts are authentic. In this way, the opportunity to grab money from innocent computer users is increased. To avoid being scammed, we suggest you remove 1-844-569-5858 Pop-up as early as possible. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan & last modified on November 21, 2016 3:27 am | Fake Alert Removal Guide
Hi! I clicked on a website about 5 minutes ago and straight after that a page has come on to my screen saying about Windows 10 Support – Case ID 398748. It has a chat window and it ask me to call 1-858-430-8516 for support. It tells me that there are some malicious viruses in my computer and it tells me to call a number for help. It all looks pretty fake and I believe this is one kind of scam. And now the thing is I can’t exit this page in any way! How could I get rid of this? please help me. It is so annoying, now I can’t use my browser. Hope you can help me fix this immediately, thanks so much!!!!
“Windows 10 Support – Case ID 398748” Pops Up – What is it?
Got this “Windows 10 Support – Case ID 398748” Pop Up on your computer and can’t leave it? Then your computer has been infected by an adware program. You should be aware that an adware program should be removed immediately as it can make your computer chaotic. This pop up is distributed on the Internet to trick the infected online computer users to believe that their computers have been hacked by some kind of virus. It aims to scare infected users into calling the offered number in order to get help for removing the virus. In fact, this pop up is a fake tech support, if you call the number, you may be told that you need to pay a really big fee to get virus removal support and you may be told that they need to remotely get to your computer to remove the virus. Actually they may install the unnecessary or malicious programs to your computer.
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Published by Deb Mirren | Fake Alert Removal Guide