Cyber Command of South Texas virus is a seriously dangerous ransomware, which actively attacks computers that can be found in South Texas. However, if you live in other state of USA, you should beware that there are many similar parasites that are designed to attack other states as well. For example: Cyber Command of New York virus is spread in New York, Cyber Command of California attacks California, Cyber Command of Washington is spread in Washington and so on. As soon as such malware infiltrates computer, it immediately blocks down the system. Obviously, this is done for preventing its elimination. After that, it replaces computer's desktop with a huge alert notifying about invented user's crimes and asking to pay a fine of $300. Of course, the main thing, which must be remembered, is that you must ignore this requirement. In addition, we highly recommend removing Cyber Command of South Texas virus from the system.
HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH Cyber Command of South Texas virus?
Cyber Command of South Texas virus is distributed by trojans. Note that this trojan horse differs from the ones that are used to spread rogues or other cyber infections because it has ability to lock down the system. For that, it modifies the system as soon as it infiltrates it. If you want to prevent its infiltration, make sure that you use reputable anti-malware. In this case, we would recommend installing Reimage. In addition, you have to avoid illegal websites and ignore emails that came from unknown senders.
The clearest sign that you areinfected with Cyber Command of South Texas virus is this alert:
USA Cyber Crime Investigations
Cyber Command of South Texas
Your computer has been blocked up for safety reasons listed below.
You are accused of viewing/storage and/or dissemination of banned pornography (child pornography/zoophilia/rape etc). You have violated World Declaration on non-proliferation of child pornography.
You are accused of committing the crime envisaged by Article 161 of United States of America criminal law.
The penalty set must be paid in course of 48 hours as of the breach. On expiration of the term, 48 hours that follow will be used for automatic collection of data on yourself and your misconduct, and criminal case wilt be opened against you. Amount of firm is 300$. You can settle the fine with MoneyPak or MoneyGram xpress Packet vouchers.
HOW TO REMOVE Cyber Command of South Texas virus?
If you are infected with Cyber Command of South Texas virus, you must keep in mind that paying the fine won't help you to unlock your computer. For that, you have to follow special instructions given below. Note that in most of the cases virus disconnects Internet connectionand also kills legitimate security programs.
Cyber Command of South Texas removal guide:
- Reboot your infected computer.
- Click Start -> Run and enter http://www.2-spyware.com/download/hunter.exe (if your are blocked by ransomware, press alt+tab and continue entering this address)
- A warning that belongs to ransomware may show up again. In this case, press Alt+Tab and “R” as much as needed.
- Install anti-malware and run a full system scan to remove malicious files from the system.
Manual Cyber Command of South Texas virus removal:
- Reboot you infected PC to 'Safe mode with command prompt' to disable thisI virus (this should be working with all versions of this threat)
- Run Regedit
- Search for WinLogon Entries and write down all the files that are not explorer.exe or blank. Replace them with explorer.exe.
- Search the registry for these files you have written down and delete the registry keys referencing the files.
- Reboot and run a full system scan with updated Reimage, Plumbytes Anti-MalwareWebroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus, Malwarebytes Anti Malware or other reputable anti-spyware to remove remaining files.
Flash drive method:
1. Take another machine and use it to download Reimage or other reputable anti-malware program.
2. Update the program and put into the USB drive or simple CD.
3. In the meanwhile, reboot your infected machine to Safe Mode with command prompt and stick USB drive in it.
4. Reboot computer infected with Cyber Command of South Texas virus once more and run a full system scan.
* Users infected with these ransomware threats are allowed to access other accounts on their Windows systems. If one of such accounts has administrator rights, you should be capable to launch anti-malware program.
* Try to deny the Flash to make your ransomware stop function as intended. In order to disable the Flash, go to Macromedia support and select 'Deny': http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/help09.html. After doing that, run a full system scan with anti-malware program.