FBI Anti-Piracy Warning Virus Removal Guide – Remove FBI GreeDot Moneypak Ransomware!
FBI Anti-Piracy Warning ransomware is the new updated ransomware which is harder than its previous releases. It is a widespread FBI Moneypak fake program that locks the desktop and blocks the Windows system and in order to unlock the PC asks user to pay the money of $200 or more. It generally hit Windows 7/XP/Vista PC’s and is really very dangerous. This ransomware claims that victim has made some illegal downloads like video, audio or software download which is against the law and since they have violated the law, they need to pay the fine within 72 hrs to unlock the computer system. FBI Anti-Piracy Warning messages may appear to be legitimate and genuine but is a big scam as no legitimate organization fine their people by locking their PC. So, it is advised that don’t trust this warning message rather try to remove FBI Anti-Piracy Warning message from your PC as quick as possible.
FBI Anti-Piracy Warning Ransomware Screenshot!
- It locks your PC and does not unlock it until you pay ransom money.
- Your PC’s resources will be compromised and it may also disable certain functions of your PC.
- It may also download and install several harmful spyware programs along with this ransomware.
- You may see several commercial unwanted pop-ups and adverts.
- Your PC will run slowly and sluggishly with degraded performance.
- And so on.
How FBI Anti-Piracy Warning Spreads?
FBI Anti-Piracy Warning generally spreads by visiting hacked sites and clicking malicious links of warning messages and pop-ups that forces the download and pushes the attack once upon the click. In fact it can also sneak into your PC via spam mail attachments or whenever you download any file or program from infected website. Clicking pop up messages, fake scanners, downloading torrents from un-trusted website, sneaky redirects and others also leads to the dispersal of this ransomware.
What FBI Anti-Piracy Warning Actually Does?
Once FBI Anti-Piracy Warning attacks your system, it locks your computer screen and demands money to unlock the system. It display messages like “FBI Anti-Piracy Warning – You computer has been LOCKED” and forces user to pay the ransom. The message and all other supporting elements are so genuine that, people easily fall in its trap. Apart from locking the computer system it also paves path for more and more intruders to get into the computer system and infect it severely. There is no guarantee that if you pay the ransom your PC is going to be unlocked. Even if you pay, then bear in mind that the payment might be the temporary remedy for the computer which is not guaranteed but the Trojan inside will not go permanently, until you take effective steps to get rid of this FBI GreenDot MoneyPak ransomware.
How to Remove FBI Anti-Piracy Warning from PC Automatically?
This dangerous and devastating FBI Anti-Piracy Warning ransom smashes most of the removal utilities by inactivating and freezing them. In fact they also know pretty well, how the antivirus works, so they hide their existence with legitimate programs with obscured name and directories. So, the only and best solution to remove FBI Anti-Piracy Warning from windows system is by using specialized removal tool. Just use this simple method to protect your system so that you will never get such infection again. Download FBI GreenDot MoneyPak removal tool from the link below and use it to start the removal process. Start the free scan to eliminate the program from your system completely. It is an effective solution for you.
To view complete installation process, check out Installation Guide.
Manual removal methods of this ransomware tends to be little less reliable & effective, but still those methods are explained below –
Step 1 – Start your Windows system and keep pressing ‘F8’ button on your keyboard until Windows Advanced Option menu shows up. Then select the ‘Safe Mode with Command Prompt’ option from the list and press ‘Enter’.
Step 2 – In the opened command prompt type ‘explorer’ and press ‘Enter’ to open the explorer windows.
Step 3 – Now in the command prompt type ‘regedit’ and press ‘Enter’.
Step 4 – In registry editor window navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon
Step 5 – In the right side of the window locate ‘Shell’ and click on it. Now click on Modify. Its default value is Explorer.exe, if you see something else, then remove it and type Explorer.exe on it. If something else is written on it then use that information to navigate to the rogue executable and remove it.
Step 6 – Then restart your PC and download the file mentioned below and perform full system scan to eliminate FBI GreenDot MoneyPak from PC.