The State of Qatar Ministry of Interior CashU is a type of Ransomware which locks your system completely, and you are unable to perform any task on your PC if this virus attacks your computer. You will be asked by the hackers to pay $300 to unlock your computer, but keep in mind that even if you pay them, they will never unlock your computer. Mostly this malicious program target people in Qatar, but now it has been reported that the same application is translated in various languages, and attack computers in different parts of the world. Once your computer got infected with this malware, you are unable to open any kind of program, and when you start your computer, you will see the fake messages, and notifications on the screen of your computer. Besides that, the State of Qatar Ministry of Interior CashU ransomware has the ability to slow down the speed of your computer considerably. If you feel that your computer is infected from such malicious application, instead of paying them money, you need to remove this threat by using the following method.
Manual Removal of State of Qatar Ministry of Interior CashU
If you feel that your system is compromised to this tricky ransomeware, you have to get rid of this as soon as possible as it creates a huge amount of trouble and make your system vulnerable to other threats. Following are the steps for manual removal process:-
Deactivate System Restore
System Restore is a Windows function that is used to restore the lost data. You have to deactivate this important function before removing the State of Qatar Ministry of Interior CashU because, most of the malicious software programs used this function to restore their files even if the users delete them. You can deactivate this by opening the properties of the My Computer.
Reboot Computer in Safe Mode
To avoid the effect of running processes of this malicious program you have to restart your computer in safe mode. Just restart the PC as you normally do, and press F8 key while the computer is in restarting process. This will open a window where you can see various boot options. You just need to select Safe Mode and hit enter.
Kill Running Processes
Once your computer restarted in the safe mode, you have to kill the associated process of State of Qatar Ministry of Interior CashU that are running in the background. In this regard you have to start windows task manager by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete and hit the Processes tab. Identify the associated processes, and press End Process button.
Remove Files and Registry Keys
The final step of manual removal process is deleting the malicious files by using the file explorer, and removing the associated registry entries. Following registry entries you need to delete through registry editor:-
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
After doing this, you have to restart your computer and activate system restore function.