Locked by FBI Moneypak Virus Asks for 100 Dollars? Malware Removal Guide

Have you ever encountered the FBI Moneypak Virus that your computer has suddenly been locked asking $100 or $200 payment to unlock the PC through Money Pak? Do you have any idea of what you have done that causes you this trouble? Is the locked screen asking you to pay $100 to unlock your computer? Even though you have been totally blocked from accessing to the computer, do not believe what it says. Learn more about this locked screen virus here and find the solutions to deal with it.

What is FBI Moneypak Virus?

  FBI Moneypak Virus has been reported recently to be another version of malware which will lock users’ computers and request for money to unlock. It states that your online activities have been against the law of the country so that it locks your computer screen to stop you from accessing to your computer any more. Similar malware like GVU Gesellschaft zur Verfolgung Ransomware will also block you from getting into your desktop. With a “legitimate” appearance FBI Moneypak Virus has tricked more and more computer users into its trap and got them to pay 100 dollars as a penalty. This is known as a worldwide cyber financial fraud targeting at vast vulnerable computer users. Although it’s impossible for you to stop this illegal activity, it’s up to you to stop it from annoying you and your computer.

Do you have any idea how you get stuck with FIB Moneypak virus? Even though you have installed a genius antivirus software in your computer, this kind of virus can bypass its function and sneak into your computer. Trojan viruses containing within illegal websites or unknown programs that you download will assist this malware install in your computer via system vulnerability. Once the infection has been done, you will be stopped all of a sudden by a pop up screen which has taken all over your computer screen. You will then be totally prevented from doing anything on your computer and accused that you were visiting porno websites and other illegal activities with this computer. The FBI has detected that information through your IP address. In order to stop you from doing against-law activities, your computer will be locked as a punishment. The only way to unlock your computer, according to FBI Moneypak scam, is to pay 100 dollars as it requests concretely. Then your computer will be automatically unlocked. Unfortunately, your computer will not be unlocked like it promises. What’s worse, you have been giving out your personal information while you are paying this malware. It is without any doubt that you should get rid of FBI Moneypak Virus as soon as possible via a manual removal process.

A Screen Shot of Ransomware FBI Moneypak Scam:

New version of FBI Moneypak Virus/ Malware/ Scam asking for $200 to unlock the PC.

Dangerous Threats:

Other than locking your computer and preventing you from accessing to the desktop, FBI Moneypak malware can cause other problems to your computer at the same time:
# It can create system security flaws in order to bring more viruses and spyware into your computer to do further damages.
# It may terminate the working of antivirus software for the convenience of other viruses and ransomware getting into your computer.
# It can allow remote hosts to follow all your activities and steal your personal information to cause you a lose of value.
# It can drop lots of infected files in your computer acting like legitimate ones so that antivirus software fails to detect them.
# It can scatter an amount of useless files to slow down your computer and other performances of programs.

If you are not sure you can delete FBI Moneypak virus on your own, and in order to stop the infection immediately, please contact with YooCare/YooSecurity Experts for a professional help now.

A Step by Step Manual Removal Guide:

This manual removal guide is for advanced computer users only. As mentioned before that legitimate antivirus programs cannot remove FBI Moneypak virus/ Malware completely, you will need to do the removal manually. Please spend some time on making a system backup before you start. Following are some steps for you to consider:

Step 1) Restart the computer and enter with Safe Mode with Networking by constantly hitting F8 once the reboot starts, and then use arrow keys to select and press enter;

Step 2) Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time or right click on the bottom task bar to open Windows Task Manager;

Step 3) Select Processes and end FBI Moneypak.exe;

Step 4) Press Windows+R keys to open Run window and type regedit;

Step 5) Find out and delete all these associating files and registry entries as below:
%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\{FBI Moneypak}.lnk
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Inspector”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0

Step 6) Reboot the computer when the above steps have been done and enter with normal mode.

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Notice: It is strongly recommended the removal of FBI Moneypak virus should be done with expertise. Please contact YooCare/YooSecurity experts for a fast and professional help if you have failed to do it by yourself.

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