Description of Strathclyde Police virus and consequences of its residing on your PC’s
Strathclyde Police notification is a recent release of UKASH virus. The virus targets users in such countries as USA, UK, France, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Portugal and other countries with relatively high living standards. Once infiltrating into PC the rogue identifies its location. Where it is the United Kingdom, the above popup is shown. It speaks on behalf of Metropolitan Police demanding GBP 100.
To avoid any misunderstanding, Ukash payment system does not support the scam. It is just that its name is placed at one of the most conspicuous spots of the popup. The infection is a ransomware. It tries to lock computer system. Click here to remove Strathclyde Police tricky popup and eliminate the lock.
Technical Details and screenshots:
- Full name: Strathclyde Police virus, Strathclyde Police alert
- Type: Ransomware, Trojan Horse
- Origin: Russian Federation, EU
- Serial code: not detected
”From this IP-address it was visited sites containing banned scenes of violence against people, as well as viewing banned in United Kingdom child pornographic materials. We discouverd video files that contain elements of violence were found on your computer.”
Unsolicited Bulk Messages was send from your computer’s IP address and it was recorded by SpamHaus this month.
The computer has been locked to prevent your illegal activities on the Internet. To unlock the computer you are obliged, within 48 hours of receiving notice, to pay a fine of £ 100. “
Signs of being infected with Strathclyde Police virus
Strathclyde Police popup is a self-evident infection. It is a perfect sign of itself. You either have it or you have not.
The popup is an accusation in running illegal activities with appointing to the role of prosecutor to Metropolitan Police and British laws. Covering working space of user the popup restricts access to the most essential system features. To get rid of Strathclyde Police popup by means of deleting the appropriate modification of Ukash trojan, click here to trigger free scanner download link.
Strathclyde Police virus automatical removal:
Manual Removal of Strathclyde Police virus:
The manual does not guarantee elimination of side-effects of the trojan activities. The rogue is also known to actively struggle when it registers attempts of deleting its components. Please do not be in haste, as well as avoid exceedingly long interruptions when removing Strathclyde Police virus components.
Remove Strathclyde Police virus files and dll’s:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\[SET OF RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
Unregister Strathclyde Police virus registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\taskmgr.exe “Debugger”