Friday, 5 October 2012
Step by Step FBI Virus Infection Removal Guide
FBI virus is a fiddly malware that enters inside its target system unnoticed. This FBI virus infection presents about itself for the victim as 'The FBI Federal Bureau Investigation' alert insistently claiming that your system is totally blocked because of the Copyright Law violation. Once the program installed display false error messages and security warnings on the infected PC. However, if you find that your system blocked by a program saying that you have been illegally using copyrighted content, viewing or distributing pornographic content and spreading malware to other computers, ignore such alert first of all and remove FBI virus as soon as possible!
These security holes appear when you forget to take care of your PC's security and don't use security software or don’t install the update patch. Of course, you need to think about safe browsing and avoid suspicious downloads offered on the Internet. The major issue caused by this virus is that similarly to its earlier versions, it entirely blocks its victim computer, 'locks' it and disables all the programs.
To 'unlock' the system, FBI virus requires paying the fine through MoneyPak. However, you must have understood that you must never pay this $100 fine if you don't want to give the money to the hackers. If you think you have been affected by this malware, you need to follow these steps to remove FBI virus.
Step 1: Power down the Fine@fbi.gov Virus infected system and then wait for 30 Seconds before turn on.
Step 2: Now turn ON the system and immediately keep hitting F8 until you see WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU.
Step 3: In the WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU, go down to the “SAFE MODE WITH NETWORKING” using arrow keys on the keyboard. Then press ENTER key. It will take the PC to Safe mode. Safe Mode will cause the display and desktop icons change appearing.
Step 4: Now hold down the WINDOWS key and then press the R key.
Step 5: Then RUN dialog box is appearing. Type iexplore.exe In the RUN dialog and click OK.
Step 6: You will see IE. On the top navigation click TOOLS then under the sub menu of TOOLS choose INTERNET OPTIONS.
Step 7: Then find the CONNECTIONS tab in the INTERNET OPTIONS dialog box, click on it. After that click LAN SETTINGS
Step 8: If there is a check mark in the box named Use a proxy server for your LAN, under the PROXY SERVER section, then unchecked the box.
Step 9: Now click the OK button to close the LAN dialog box. Then press OK button to close the INTERNET OPTIONS dialog box.
Step 10: Now we must end all the processes that belong to Fine@fbi.gov Virus so that it does not interfere with your ability clear your computer. Inspector-[random char].exe, Protector-[random char].exe is the processed that required to be stopped. To do this we need to download Rkill.exe, developed by Bleeping PC to help stop the process of Fine@fbi.gov Virus. Now hold down the WINDOWS key and the R key concurrently to open RUN dialog box.
Step 11: Now type iexplore.exe then hit the OK button.
Step12: Save the Rkill.exe on your desktop. Double-click the icon and run Rkill.exe. You will see a black MS DOS dialog box. Now it will kill all the processes of Fine@fbi.gov Virus. It will take quite a few minute before a Notepad file containing log information on what Rkill found will open.
Step 13: Now you are prepared to removal all the infection related to Virus. For that you want to use Malware bytes software. Now please hold down the WINDOWS & R key concurrently to open RUN dialog box.
Step 14: Save the mbam.exe file. Double click on the Malwarebytes icon and run mbam.exe. Then the SELECT SETUP LANGUAGE dialog box appears. Then select preferred language and then press OK button.
Step 15: The Malwarebytes SETUP WIZARD will show blow screen and click the NEXT button to continue.
Step 16: Now accept license the agreement and hit NEXT button.
Step 17: Now the Information screen is appearing. Click on next button & continue following the steps.
Step 18: SELECT DESTINATION LOCATION screen will appear. You can choose the installed location. We recommend choosing the default location as shown then click NEXT button.
Step 19: Now SELECT START MENU FOLDER screen will appear. Let the default as it is and click NEXT button.
Step 20: Now the SELECT ADDITIONAL TASKS screen will appear.
Step 21: READY TO INSTALL screen will come next. Hit the INSTALL button to install Malwarebytes.
Step 22: Now the UPDATE and LAUNCH checked as it is to update the application with latest malware definition to capture all the malwares then click FINISH button.
Step23: Once update is done then Scanner screen will appear. Make sure to select PERFORM FULL SCAN is selected to clean up Fine@fbi.gov Virus infection. Now start full system scan.
Print out these instructions as you will need to turn of your PC. Call our toll free number 1-877-255-3353 for any FBI Virus Removal help or assistance.