North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus – Complete Removal Guide!
Is your computer locked with North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus? Have you been asked to pay the fine to unlock your PC? If your answers to all these questions are ‘yes’ then your PC might be infected with ransomware named North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus. This ransomware is the new version of old Metropolitan Police Ukash, FBI Green Dot Moneypak Virus, Northern Constabulary E-Crime Unit virus and other ransomware which is really very dangerous. It aims to trick innocent computer users by locking their PC and then asks for money to unlock it. It displays bold warning message very much like if it is genuinely came from North Yorkshire Police which states that your PC has been locked because you have violated some law under Great Britain and in order to access and unlock the computer you need to pay the fine. But in reality this message is nothing to do with law violation because no police collects fine for law violation in that manner. It is just a trap of from cyber criminals to earn money by fooling innocent computer users. So, don’t pay this ransomware rather take positive steps to remove North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus from your PC effectively.
North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus Attack Symptoms!
- 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 North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus Spreads?
This ransomware may sneak into your PC when you visit any suspicious or hijacked websites that has some malicious content embedded. Apart from that, sneaky redirects, fake scanners, downloading torrents from un-trusted website, clicking pop up messages etc. are also open invitation to this ransomware. It may also get into your PC via spam mail attachments or whenever you download any file or program from any un-trusted or infected website.
How to Remove North Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus from PC Automatically?
Removing this ransomware from PC manually is really very difficult and hard to perform. It is not a single file that you need to find and delete. This ransomware drops thousand of malicious files and makes several registry settings to lock the computer completely. And detecting and removing each of them manually is quite difficult even for computer experts. So, it is advised that you better try the automatic tool to remove North Yorkshire Police Ukash virus from PC because this program ensures complete removal of this ransomware without affecting PC’s integrity. So, just download the file below and run a free scan to get rid of this ransomware completely.
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 North Yorkshire Police Ukash from PC.