Description of Scotland Yard Ukash Virus and consequences of its residing on your PC’s
Scotland Yard Ukash Virus (FAKE Scotland Yard alert) is a UK oriented modification of notorious ransomware. It was first observed in Germany as (fake) Bundespolizei popup.
The pattern of the scam does not differ as hackers simply write the scary message in the language of the country with which they associate IP of targeted computer. If your IP is identified to be British, the popup on behalf of Metropolitan Police and New Scotland Yard will be generated (unless IP identification error occurs). Get rid of Scotland Yard Ukash Virus or any other modification of the ransomware using the free scan link.
Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: Scotland Yard Ukash Virus, Scotland Yard Police alert, Scotland Yard WinBlocker
- Type: Ransomware, Trojan Horse, Windows Blocker
- Origin: Russian Federation, EU
- Serial code: not detected
Screenshot by user cabaret.ampere from pchelpforum.com
”Your computer was used for illegal purposes. Your Windows license number has been identified…”
Signs of being infected with Scotland Yard Ukash Virus
The infection attempts to completely lock attacked PC as it generates a message stretching across entire Windows desktop. The message pretends to be generated by the force. It claims £ 100 to eliminate the lock. This is said to be a forfeit for illegal activities detected on your PC. Treat the alert as a sign of ransomware infection. Start free scan available here to remove Scotland Yard Ukash Virus.
Scotland Yard Ukash Virus automatical removal:
The malware in question significantly deteriorates your PC performance. To help the damage caused by the rogue, as well as clean your PC of other threats, many of which have probably managed to enter your PC due to the corrupting impact of the malware in question, please do not hesitate following the link below to remove Scotland Yard Ukash Virus.
Manual Removal of Scotland Yard Ukash Virus:
In order to remove Scotland Yard Ukash Virus manually it is of critical importance that you delete the entries exactly as specified below. Please check them properly to avoid mistyping.
Remove Scotland Yard Ukash Virus files and dll’s:
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random] prix de viagra en tunisie.exe
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Local Settings\Temp\[random].tmp
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\[random].lnk
Unregister Scotland Yard Ukash Virus registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\”Shell” = “[random].exe”