Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus is a dangerous ransomware, which attacks computer users who live in USA. As soon as it overcomes computer's security barriers and enters the PC, it blocks down the entire system leaving its victim without ability to connect to the Internet. Just like FBI virus, it also hides all icons that are kept on the desktop with its huge notification reporting about law violations. If you see the message claiming 'Your PC is blocked due at least one of the reasons specified below', you can safely ignore it because it has nothing in common with the governmental authority of USA because it applies more intelligent methods for punishing their victims. Of course, you should also remove Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus because you won't be capable to use your PC properly otherwise. For that, we recommend using updated anti-spyware.
HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus?
Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus is distributed by trojan horse, which can be downloaded just like any other infection. Typically, spam, freeware and illegal sites are used for the distribution of such virus, but you can also download it after entering legitimate site which was secretly hacked. As soon as trojan horse gets inside, it is set by cyber criminals to modify the PC so that it would stop working as it should be. Once it blocks the system and disables all programs that are inside, it displays a fake message, which reports:
Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section
You PC is blocked due at least one of the reasons specified below.
Your PC is blocked due at least one of the reasons specified below.
You have been violating, Copyright and Related Rights Law., (Video, Music. Software) and illegally using or distributing copyrighted content, thus infringing Article I. Section 2, Clause 8, also known as the Copyright of the Criminal Code of United States of America. Article 1, Section 2, Clause 8 of the Criminal Code provides for a fine of 2 to 5 hundred minimal wages or a deprivation of liberty for 2 to 8 years.
You have been viewing or distributing prohibited Pornographic content (Child Porn/Zoophilia and etc). Thus violating article 202 of the Criminal Code of United States of America. Article 202 of the Criminal Code provides for a deprivation of liberty for 4 to 12 years.
To unblock the computer, you must pay the fine through MoneyPak of $300.
How do I unblock the computer using the MoneyPak?
1. 1. Find a retail location near you. 2. 2. Look for a MoneyPak in the prepaid section. Take it to the cashier and bad it with cash. A service fee up to 54,95 will apply. 3. 3. To pay fine you should enter the digits MoneyPak resulting code in the payment form and press “Pay MoneyPak,.
When you pay the fine, your PC will get unlocked in 1 to 48 hours after the money is put into the State's account.
In case an error occurs, you'll have to send the code by email cybercrime [at] fbi.Rov (Do not forget to specify IP address).
No matter that it shows you your computer's IP address, location, Windows version and other things, you should never trust Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus. In addition, don't pay this fine of $300 using MoneyPak because you won't have your PC unlocked. This particular ransomware works for cyber criminals and must be eliminated.
HOW TO REMOVE Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus?
When trying to remove Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus, you should firstly unblock from your computer. Check whether you can you reboot your machine to safe mode with networking or safe mode with command prompt and follow these steps:
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 Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus once more and run a full system scan.
* Users infected with ransomware viruses 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.
* Manual Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section virus:
- Reboot you infected PC to 'Safe mode with command prompt' to disable Ukash 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 to remove remaining virus files.