'This website has been blocked for you' warning is a completely annoying application, which blocks Amazon, eBay, Facebook, Google, Youtube and similar websites. Instead of entering them, user sees only the annoying notification, which says that his recent online activity blocked the website and that he needs to click 'here' in order to unblock it. However, you should never do that because you may infect your PC with more serious viruses. Besides, 'This website has been blocked for you' leads to a survey, which asks to enter such personal details as phone number and then automatically agrees to pay $5 for the service you definitely don't need. This virus is really similar to Please fill in the survey in order to close this application and Please complete a quick survey to continue, so as soon as you start seeing any of these alerts, you must run a full system scan with updated antispyware because your PC is infected.
'This website has been blocked for you' warning starts appearing on the desktop when computer gets infected and virus modifies the HOSTS file settings by adding the ones of its own. As a result, every time you enter the address of the website, your web browser is redirected to a fake page, saying that the website has been blocked for you:
This website has been blocked for you!
This website has been blocked because of your recent activity. Your actions have been marked as spam bot like, to visit this website again follow instructions on the left. This is made for security reasons. Please take your time to go through the verification process to restore you access to blocked websites, thank you for your time!
Click here to unblock
Once you click on to 'unblock' the page, you are asked to verify that you are a human and enter your phone number. However, the sneaky part of it is that the page also agrees to pay $5 a week for the unknown service. Please, ignore 'This website has been blocked for you' message because it is used for monetization. You should never enter your phone number or other information about yourself because may lead you to the identity theft.
In order to remove 'This website has been blocked for you' virus, you have to run a full system scan with reputable anti-malware program. For example, try scanning your PC with STOPzilla, SpyHunter. Sometimes this virus disables legitimate software, so if your programs are disapled, try rebooting your computer to Safe Mode with Networking first. Just restart your computer and, as soon as your PC becomes active, start tapping F8. Now choose Safe Mode with Networking option using your keyboard.
Information added: 03/25/13 04:07;
information updated: 03/25/13 04:07