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    How to Remove FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked?

    Posted In Ransomware removal guides - By Jerry Tim David On Monday, July 22nd, 2013 With 1 Comment

    The FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked is a dangerous ransomware that infect the windows based computers without the consent of the user. Once installed, you cannot get access to your computer. When you try to open your system, you will see a message on the screen that you have to pay a certain amount of fine as you have violated the copyrights of a music or game file. In most cases they will ask you to pay $200, and even if the user pays this amount, the computer won’t unlock, instead of that the hackers will also steal your personal information that you have given while paying the so called fine. You must keep in mind that the FBI or any other agency never uses such tactics like blocking the screen. The FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked is a dangerous ransomware that can damage your system, and steal your personal information to use it for the fraudulent purposes.

     

    The Manual Removal of FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked

    After discovering the FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked in your system, you have to delete this deadly dangerous ransomware immediately from the infected PC to protect the data as well as computer. You can find different automatic tools to get rid of this malware, but if you are an advance level computer user, you can also use manual removal method to clean your PC. The manual removal method consists of following steps:-

     

    Start Your Computer in the Safe Mode

    Reboot the system, and use F8 key to see the boot options where you have to select the safe mode to restart the computer in the safe mode instead of normal mode.

    Delete the Processes through Windows Task Manager

    In order to remove the corrupt processes associated with the FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked, you have to open the task manager by holding the Ctrl+Alt+Delete keys together. Once the task manager started, you have to click on the Processes tab and delete the following processes from the list:-

    • %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

    Delete the Associated Data

    After removing the associated processes, you also need to delete the file and folders by using the file explorer and delete key. You have to delete the following files that are often hidden in the program files folder:-

    • %Desktopdir%\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’.lnk
    • %Programs%\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’.lnk

    Reverse the Modification in the Windows Registry

    Open the registry editor with the help of Regedit command, and look for the following corrupt registry entries associated with the FBI ??Your Browser Has Been Blocked. :-

    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe,0
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’\UninstallString “%AppData%[RANDOM CHARACTERS][RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[RANDOM CHARACTERS] %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’\DisplayName FBI ‘Your Browser Has Been Blocked’

    After removing the above mentioned corrupt entries, you have to close the registry editor, and restart the system in the normal mode.

    Disclaimer: Altering your windows registry items and other computer files should only be attempted by knowledgeable computer users. Errors in registry items may lead to some technical problems affecting other aspects of your machine. We advise you to attempt all these manual steps at your own risk, or else it is better use the Automatic “Your Browser Has Been Blocked” removal Tool.

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    If you need any technical assistance in removing the Your Browser Has Been Blocked,do submit your comments to get clarified.

    About Jerry Tim David - He is a technology evangelist and security analyst who writes articles on latest computer threats and step by step guide in removing them completely from your computer.

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    1. PDGwaltney says:

      hope it has worked

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