What is Federal Computer Crime? How can you get this thing on your computer? Why there are so many people trust it even they are told it is a big virus? How can this tricky virus cheat people? How can you remove this virus without paying to them?
Federal Computer Crime Unit Virus is a ransomware that virus makers cheat the victims so that they can get the money. They act as the real government department so that the victims can not realize the truth. This tricky virus use the name and the logo of the local department, that is way there are so many people will trust it. However, you should know that this is a fake message. The real government department will not publish this kind of message online. Do not be fooled by this tricky virus, once you decide to do what they want you to do, you will lose your money and can hardly get your money back.
Federal Computer Crime Unit is a ransomware which is a virus that lock your computer that you can’t do anything on your infected computer. When you get this kind of message, you don’t need to confuse that what illegal thing you did on the Internet. It is a fake message that published by the virus. You should remember none of real government will publish this kind of message online. This is a tricky virus that can change and hide itself. When your computer is attacked by this virus, it may freeze your system that you can not log in at all. You may get the virus on infected webpage or program, this virus can download different virus and trojans from the virus website. What is more, this ransomware can fix itself so that it can escape most of the anti-virus program, it can update so that your anti-virus program may be frozen by this big virus.
Federal Computer Crime Unit is same as the FBI virus in USA, and AFP virus in Australia, they just act as the real government department to scare you. It will claim that because your illegal action online, the Belgian government lock your computer and IP, all the illegal files are under the control of the local government, you must pay to the government in 72 hours by Ukash so that you can unlock your computer. After 72 hours, all the illegal files will be deleted and you will be arrested if you have a terrible situation. It sounds so legitimate that many people trust it is published from the Belgian government. If you choose to pay to this virus, you can not unlock your computer like what it say, or this virus may lock your computer in the future. You may confuse that what you did is against to laws and why the local government will lock your computer again. You should notice that this is a virus and this is the way virus maker collects money from the victims. This tricky virus is one member of the Ukash family, it has different versions in different areas. They just want to cheat the people all over the world. So you should remember that it is a big virus that you an not trust it, when you see it, just remove it from the infected computer. Do not be worry, it is not the real governments.
1. Reboot your infected computer and keep pressing F8 key on your keyboard and next use the arrow keys to select “Safe Mode with Networking” and press E/Enter;
2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time or right click on the Task Bar to open the Windows Task Manager; then scroll down to End processes related to [Federal Computer Crime Unit].exe;
3. Open Control Panel from Start menu; then find Folder Options and under View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) then click OK;
4. Open Registry Editor by pressing Windows+R keys and typing in regedit;
5. Find out and delete all these associating files as below:
6. Find out and remove all these associating registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ” ”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
7. Reboot again and get into normal mode when the above steps are done.
Federal Computer Crime Unit is a big scam that acts as the real government department to scare you so that you will believe that it is a legitimate message. This tricky can infect some websites or links, when you click on them, your computer will be infected by this virus. When the virus finish its infection, your computer will face a hard situation, first, it will lock your computer immediately, second it will download the virus and Trojans from the unsafe website to steal your system information, and it can mess up your system data, steal your personal information such as account number and password to send to the virus maker, then the hijacker can get your personal information without your permission. They claim that because of your illegal action on the Internet, the local department will lock your computer, you can unlock it in 72 hours by paying to them. If you refuse to do that, the local department will delete all the illegal things on your computer, if you have a terrible situation, you will be arrested by local police. In a word, this tricky virus use the name of the local government to cheat you. It looks legitimate and that is why this virus can cheat so many people because its high reality. So you need to keep your eyes open, you should know that it is a virus, although it has the name and logo of the local department, it can not change that truth that it is a real virus. Please remove it as fast you can and don’t be fooled by this big virus.
Special Tips: It is strongly recommended to remove this Federal Computer Crime Unit with expertise, because any mistake due to lacking of computer knowledge could lead to more damages till system goes crash down. And if you still cannot successfully get rid of this locking screen by the above instructions, please contact YooCare 24/7 Online Expert now for a fast and professional help.
Published by Selina Lynmich & last updated on May 31, 2013 4:37 am