FBI MoneyPak will lock the computer allegedly due to involvement in illicit activities. It reports that you are downloading or distributing viruses. copyrighted material, elements of violence and etc (depending on the variation).
To be able to unlock the PC, FBI MoneyPak demands you to pay a penalty of $100, $200, $250, $300, $350, $400, $450, $500, $505, $750, or $1250, or face 6 months to life in prison. Kovter does not have a time limit, while for other ransomwares the time limit is 3, 12, 24, 48, 72, or 96 hours. Most ransomwares have no threshold for which you must fix violations; others make you fix all violations in 7, 30, or 180 days. At least one triples the fine to $1500 after 72 hours, while some have an option to pay half the fine ($50, $100, $150, $200, $250). Koler has $300, $200, and $100.
This ransom program only accepts MoneyPak payment method that you can purchase from selected convenience and retail stores. MoneyPak is very similar to credit card, however, it has a pre-loaded amount of money that you can use to buy things and purchase online.
Note that depending on the country/region the payment method may be different. It may also have a different design.If FBI MoneyPak trojan infiltrates your computer, it denies your access instantly. Suffering from a locked PC denotes that the trojan has already altered some of your system settings particularly the registry. Apart from that, expect that harmful files be already dropped on various spot of your hard drive. With some components hidden on the system, there is no easy way to remove FBI MoneyPak trojan.
The best approach to uninstall FBI MoneyPak trojan is by using a removal tool in the presence of anti-malware software. If you will only follow the guide below, you can get rid of this ransom trojan without paying for the fee. Regain control of your computer once more after completing the removal process.
- Trojan/Win32.Reveton(Microsoft Windows)