One day, when you turn on your computer, suddenly a page comes up and lock your computer says that because you break the laws, your computer is locked by the Europol European Law Enforcement Agency. You may have the question that how and when did you break the law so that your computer is locked by this government department. Is Europol European Law Enforcement Agency legitimate? Is it a scam or not? How can you unlock it without paying to them?
Europol European Law Enforcement Agency is a ransomware that can lock your computer so that you can not do anything on the infected computer. And they will claim that because of the illegal things you did on the Internet, you must pay them to unlock your PC, or you will be arrested by the local government department which is similar to the Europol Interpol virus. However, it is a virus that you can not trust it. This is the way that virus makesr collect money by acting the real government department. They use the name of the government department and scare you. When you see this message published on your infected computer, you don’t need to confuse how and when do you do against the laws. You just need to remove this tricky virus as soon as possible.
Europol European Law Enforcement Agency is a ransomware that can lock your computer and you can not do anything on it. This big virus can infect some webistes or free programs first, when you visit the infected webpage or download the infected program, this virus can start to infect your computer, when the infection is done. This virus will lock your computer that you can see a message published on it. It claims that because your illegal actions on the Internet. The local government lock your computer, you need to pay them by Ukash so that they can unlock it. You may have a question that you didn’t to anything that can break the laws, how and why can it lock your computer? Do not be fooled by this ransomware, it is a fake message that you can not believe it. If you decide to pay to them, you can not get your money back from the virus, this virus may still lock your computer or lock your computer in the future, because this is the virus, not the real government department, and that is the way virus makers collect money from the victims. They have different versions for different areas. They act as the legitimate department so that they can easily scare you. Next time when you see this message, ignore what it says, even you can see the logo of the government department. You need to realize that the government department won’t publish this kind of message online. All you need to do it remove this virus from your infected computer before it does further damage.
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 [Europol European Law Enforcement Agency].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.
Europol European Law Enforcement Agency 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. 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. 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. 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 Europol European Law Enforcement Agency 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 November 19, 2013 7:41 am