My Samsung Galaxy Tablet says it’s blocked due to illegal activity. Cyber Police took a screen shot of my face threatens to send my info to My loved one in my phone as well. When I got a message from the “Cyber Police” and it locked my tablet entirely. I know it’s a scam, but I’m seriously about to cry right now. I’m so damn scared, please help me. I want to use my tablet again. It said something about tripling the fine over 3 months and I can’t deal with this alone, please help me. I was damn near ready to file a complaint with the ACTUAL FBI too. How to unblock Samsung Galaxy Tablet from Cyber Police virus? I Also got the Cyber police virus on my another android device and need step by step to get it off I know it’s fake asking for $100 itune card. I got a LG the IMEI please help.
Cyber Police virus is a piece of ransomware which takes your device hostage and demands a fine to unblock. It steals the name of cyber police and accuses you of performing illegal activities. By listing specific laws and displaying photo of president, it tricks users into paying a fine to unblock the device and end trouble with the cyber police. No matter how genuine it looks like, it is not issued by the real cyber police. It is a tool that cyber police created and used to swindle money out of innocent users. Do not be tricked by this scam virus and pay the fine as it demands. According to the victims, the cyber police virus was still on their devices though they paid the exact amount of fine as it demanded. It is useless to pay the non-existed fine. What you need to do now is to remove the cyber police virus to keep your device and personal information safe. Do not allow it to stay on your device for long. Never put your personal information at risk.
Cyber police virus is very nasty and aggressive. It follows its owners will get grab money and valuable information from you. As soon as the cyber police virus sneaks into your device, it blocks the antivirus program and changes related settings to avoid being detected and removed. Immediately, it displays fake cyber police and occupies the whole screen. It blocks everything on the device and even does not allow you to access the home screen. It is not a normal system warning. There is no option provided to close the warning. Even though you restart the device many times, the virus comes back soon after the device is back on. One victim said, “The virus locks the screen very fast after turning on the device. I only have about 3-5 seconds before the virus appears. There is no time to install another antivirus program or remove it manually.” It is true. The virus will not give you any chance to take it down so easily. Its final purpose is money.
On the cyber police warning page, you are accused of viewing/storage and/or dissemination of banned pornography (child pornography/zoophilia/rape etc.) and violating “Copyright and Related rights Law”. The “cyber police” state that they block your device and demand an amount of money as a punishment. The amount of fine ranges from $ 100 to $ 500 which must be paid via certain prepaid card within 1 or 3 working days. The cyber police virus is able to run your camera. It takes a picture of your face shows your location and contacts etc., threatening that your profile is collected and will be uploaded to central criminal department of FBI if the fine is not paid within the given time. The fine will be doubled or tripled. You will be taken to court and spend years in jail. Specific laws you “violated” and related punishment you would “receive” are listed. It has the logo of cyber police and your basic information which make the whole warning look real. Many users were freaking out when seeing this horrible cyber police warning. Some of them chose to pay the fine to stop this “criminal case”. In this way, the hackers get lots of money from the victims. We have to tell you that it is a bad choice to pay the fine. That will not unblock your device from the cyber police virus. The virus will not disappear until you get it removed completely. We don’t know what the virus can do on your device with the help of the remote hackers. We suggest you remove cyber police virus as soon as possible.
What’s The Best Way to Remove Cyber Police Virus?
The Cyber Police virus is believed to be from the Internet, spreading for illegal purpose. It is a ransomware created and controlled by cyber criminals who are qualified with certain levels of tech knowledge and skills. Since almost every single android device has an authentic virus protector, cyber criminals must make this virus quite smart in order to escape from the detection and auto removal by legitimate antivirus programs. That’s why smart device with antivirus protections still get infected by this FBI Vanilla virus. As the virus block the anti-virus programs, virus manual is the most effective way so far. That will make sure that the FBI Vanilla virus will not come back again.
Manual removal process, which requires advanced computer knowledge and abilities as well to deal with the virus manually, is suggested here as the most efficient way of unlocking android mobile from FBI Vanilla Virus. Due to the changeable characters of virus files and associated settings, we suggest you contact computer experts for help.
Screenshot of similar fake police Warning Virus
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.
Step 1: Please try to put the infected android device into Safe Mode at first to unlock the screen temporarily from the powerful scam virus
(1). For various android phones: hold down the power button to bring out the menu with Power Off and Reboot option—-hold down the Power Off option (If nothing happens, please tap and hold the Reboot option instead)—-click OK on the pop-up box asking if you want to access safe mode
(2). For Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5: power off the device first. Press power button to power it on and tab the soft-touch Menu button repeatedly
(3). For Samsung Galaxy S3 and other phones with similar customized android system: power off the device—-turn on and hold down the Volume Down button (try Volume Up or Volume Down and Volume Up together if Volume Down does not work) when the brand logo shows up
You will see “Safe mode” at the lower left corner of the screen if you access safe mode successfully
Step 2: Search and remove suspicious files which are related to the virus
Step 3: Reboot the device to get out of safe mode.
There is no doubt that the cyber police virus is malicious and harmful. It is used by the hackers to steal money. To avoid being scammed, calm down when seeing a cyber police virus blocking your device. It is a fake warning brought by ransomware. Do not trust what it says. You need to know the real police will not punish a criminal by blocking the mobile device and collecting a fine via a popup on the device. The police would come to you directly if you did violate the laws. They would inform you beforehand. The cyber police warning on your device has nothing to do with the real police. You are not in trouble with the cyber police. Therefore, do not pay the fine. Right now, your only trouble is that your device has been attack by an aggressive virus created by the cyber criminals. It is harmful to your device and sensitive information. After all, the cyber criminals would try everything they could to make illegal money. You had better remove the cyber police virus before it ruins your system and steals money from you. As the virus is able to block your anti-virus problem, we suggest you remove the cyber police virus manually.
Suggestion: How to Unblock Samsung Galaxy Tablet from Cyber Police Virus? 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 Emerson L. Sullivan & last updated on June 10, 2019 9:16 am