Internet Crime Complaint Center warning window appears on your screen all of a sudden and locks the whole desktop. Your computer stops answering any commands. To be short – becomes unusable. The hackers try to fool you in such way. They want to extort your money in their favor through indication of special GreenDot MoneyPak voucher (PIN) codes in the respective section of the locking background. The fake ICCC warning comes with quite a serious accusation with regard to users. Here is the text and screenshot of the falsified message:
Internet Crime Complaint Center Department of Federal Bureau of Investigation All activity of this computer is being recorded using audio, video and other devices. Saved data will be used for identification. Illegal activity report is sent to government agencies. Threat of prosecution reminder You have been violating Copyright and Related Rights Law (Video, Music, Software) and illegally using or distributing copyrighted content, thus infringing Article 1, Section 8, Clause 8, also known as the Copyright of the Criminal Code of United States of America. Article 1, Section 8, Clause 8 of the Criminal Code provides for a fine of two to five hundred minimal wages or a deprivation of liberty for two to eight years. You have been viewing or distributing prohibited pornographic content (child porn, zoofilia, etc.) thus violating article 202 of the Criminal Code of the United States of America. Article 202 of the Criminal Code provides for a deprivation of liberty for four to twelve years. Pursuant to the amendment to the Criminal Code of the United States of America of May 28, 2011, this law infringement (if it is not repeated first time) may be considered as conditional in case you pay the fine to the State. Fines may only be paid within 72 hours after the infringement. As soon as 72 hours elapse, the possibility to pay the fine expires, and a criminal case is initiated.
You shouldn`t hurry up to pay your hard-earned money. Don’t trust any word you see in the text of the warning message. Disregard everything you are told and start searching the solution to unblock your desktop and remove the ransomware. GridinSoft Trojan Killer anti-virus Lab has prepared the instructions on how to unlock your PC. Simply perform all guidelines. If any questions arise in the course of virus removal, leave your comment in the section below please. We will gladly help you.