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Thursday, December 20, 2012

How to Remove the FBI Moneypak Ransonware Virus?

Nowadays, as the computer techniques are making tremendous progress, cyber hackers are even becoming more and more inventive. Hackers have invented this way of earning funds by means of scaring and deceiving computer users. I believe many people have encountered such threat. If you see such virus has attacked your PC, no hesitation to remove it forever.

What Is The FBI Moneypak Ransomware Virus?

FBI Moneypak is a ransom ware infection. Just with this infection, the hackers have succeeded to cheat many computers users with malicious scam. What is this scam? It pretends to be displayed by FBI and to be a legitimate and reliable message. In fact, this is a deceitful pop-up message and wants to mislead you into spending your money on a dangerous attacker. Such infection is very severe and aggressive, because it aims to attack as many computers as possible. The ransom ware is a special form of Trojan infection that locks the computer and then asks for the ransom amount of funds to be paid in order to unlock it. The FBI virus threats the computer has been involved in illegal activity by the FBI (downloaded or distributed copyrighted material or viewed child pornography, etc.). You have to pay $40 or $100 or even more in order to unlock the computer system within the allotted time of 72 hours by use of Moneypak cards or others. So just be careful when you encounter this warns, do not be fooled in or pay.

The FBI Moneypak ransomware virus also states on the fake FBI screen that you may see jail time if a fine is not paid in time. Please take note that this is malware and the claims made by this virus on the fake FBI page are not real, you are not in trouble with the FBI. It always persuades you to pay for unlocking your desktop, while the result is not what it promises. It is urgent to remove it from your PC once you find it before it causes more damage.

How to Remove FBI Moneypak ransomware virus?

Step 1. Get into the Safe Mode with Networking

Reboot your computer. As the computer is booting but before Windows launches, tap the “F8 key” continuously which should bring up the “Windows Advanced Options Menu” as shown below. Use your arrow keys to highlight “Safe Mode with Networking” option and press Enter key.

Step 2: Kill All Related Processes:

Access Windows Task Manager (Ctrl+Alt+Delete) and kill the rogue FBI Moneypak process. Please note the infection will have a random name for the process [random] which may contain a sequence of numbers and letters (ie: USYHEY347H372.exe).


Step 3: Remove All FBI Moneypak Files:

 %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random].exe
 %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\[random].lnk
 %Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\FBI Moneypak Virus
 %CommonStartMenu%\Programs\FBI Moneypak Virus.lnk
 %Temp%\ [RANDOM].exe
 %UserProfile%\Desktop\FBI Moneypak Virus.lnk

Step 4: Remove Registry Values

To access Window’s Registry Editor type regedit into the Windows Start Menu text field and press Enter.
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System ‘DisableRegistryTools’ = 0
 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system ‘EnableLUA’ = 0
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings ‘WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect’ = 0
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System ‘DisableRegedit’= 0
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\FBI Moneypak Virus
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Inspector’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI Moneypak Virus
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System ‘DisableTaskMgr’ = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\protector.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Inspector %AppData%\Protector-[rnd].exe
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect 0
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings\ID 4
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings\UID [rnd]
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings\net [date of installation]
 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system\ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin 0
 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system\ConsentPromptBehaviorUser 0

Step 5:Deleting FBI Moneypak ransomware virus aumatically

1) Click the icon below to download Spyhunter. 2) Install Spyhunter Step by Step: 3) Start a full and quick scan with SpyHunter . 4) Remove detected threats.

Note: To remove all infiltration related to FBI Moneypak Ransomware safely and completely, sufficient skills are needed. During the manual removal process, you need to be cautious with each removal step or you may loss some significant system files due to any mistake. But there is no need for you to remove FBI Moneypak Ransomware manually. For manually removing FBI Moneypak Ransomware is too dangerous. So the wise way is to install Anti-Malware program SpyHunter to delete malicious and to protect your computer from greater damage.

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