- Using FBI Seals
This scam looks legitimate as it uses the actual FBI seals.
- Pay With Moneypak
They want the payment through Moneypak to make sure that they can not be traced.
- Fake Claims
The scam claims that the PC was use for viewing child pornography, etc.
- Unblock PC Scam even show how to unblock the PC by paying through Moneypak.
FBI virus is a sneaky malware, which mostly gets inside its target computer undetected with a help of Trojan. As soon as it gets inside, this scam presents about itself for the victim as 'The FBI Federal Bureau Investigation' and shows an aggressively-designed alert that claims that computer is blocked because of the Copyright and Related Rights Law violation or other reason. However, if you find yourself blocked by a program, which tells that you have been illegally using or distributing copyrighted content, viewing or distributing pornographic content and spreading malware to other computers, you must ignore such alert first of all and remove FBI virus immediately!.To get the your computer protected, Call now at our Toll Free number 1-888-304-8237
If your computer is infected with ransomware such as the FBI virus, your personal and private material and computer system functionality is already at a very high risk. If the infected computer is powered ON and connected to the internet, then these Trojan have complete control of the computer and every piece of stored data in the computer. The main purpose of this ransomware is to scare infected users into thinking that they are in trouble with a department of authority in order to willingly pay the fine stated on the prompted alert page , but that does not mean the infection will not hibernate on an infected system in order to exploit vulnerabilities utilizing other malicious fashions aside from locking the system.