Your Personal Computer has been blocked by Metropolitan Police? Is that real? What does it keeps popping up and ask me to pay the fine £100 within 48 hours to unlock my computer? How do I get rid of such Ukash scam without paying the 100 pounds?
Once again computer users located in the UK are suffering from such Ukash Metropolitan Police saying that your Personal Computer has been blocked and the work of your computer has been suspended on the ground of unauthorized cyber activities.
The Metropolitan Police works the similar way as Cheshire Police Authority because they are the variants for Ukash police scam which steals the name and log of Ukash police station to scare computer users. IF you are one of the victims, you would be asked money or fine to unlock the computer. During the period of this time, computer users cannot access the desktop as well as internet because Metropolitan Police just pops up to cover allyour desktop, which is quite scary and annoying. Users feel frustrated and fearful since the virus displays such massage stating that computer has been blocked because users have violated law of copyrighted distribution by browsing the porn websites, installing free software, music or video or downloading adult films or graphics from prohibited resources.
Classified as an Ukash ransomware, the Metropolitan Police cannot be uninstalled by any security or antivirus programs，including AVG, Norton or Microsoft Security Essentias because it modifies system default setting to disable or replace Start-up program. Metropolitan Police is the typical one on the website mentioning the illegal block by the police and that one need to pay to have it unblocked or one can be put into prison for 8~12 years. Usually the payment would be transferred by the Ukash and Paysafecard payment system which seem to be trustworthy since they are popular and welcome for people to use for currency deal.
Please do not trust this scam because it displays the fake alerts to rob your money off. The truth is that this Metropolitan Police has been well designed by hackers to collect money from those illegal attack issues. Do not be messed up by this malware because it is distributed as a fake application released from fake police station which bring pains to all over the world. For example, FBI police attacks users living in the US, Canadian users suffer from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police(RCMP) and Australian Federal Police Scam threatens computer users in Australia and there is ICSPA ukash has been dropped to illegally get fine from users all around the world.
One should understand that it is a trick for hackers to collect money and do not pay the money. If you are one of the victims who has transferred the money to unlock your screen with no luck, it is kindly recommend to remove the virus at first, and then call your credit card service. As you know, the virus is making chaos on your computer. It needs to be ended at a quick time or may damage the system if any delay.
How to Remove Metropolitan Police Scam with Spyhunters?
1) Please click this download icon below to install Spyhunters.
2) Install Spyhunters Step by Step:
3) Run a scan with SpyHunter and remove all detected threats.
4) Remove reported threats.
Guide to Uninstall Metropolitan Police
a: Get into the safe mode with networking
<Restart your computer. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8” key constantly. Use the arrow keys to highlight the “Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press ENTER>
b: Pop up configuration windows (by press Win+R keys together) to disable all Metropolitan Police start-up items(click startup>disable all>click ok to exist and restart your PC normally)
c: Stop all the processes/ files/ entries of Metropolitan Police
Step 1: Go to Task Manager with Alt+Ctrl+Delete and stop its process.
Step 2: Search for and delete its related files:
Step3: Navigate to remove the registry entries associated as below in Registry Editor:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Inspector" HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "ID" = 0 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "net" = "2012-2-17_2" HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "UID" = "rudbxijemb" HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution.
Then, please click “System Scan” to optimize your machine and check the effect of the removal.
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