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Oct 01

The Police Virus – What it Does And How To Protect Yourself

We have recently had to deal with the latest version of the Police Virus or “Ransomware”. If you open an infected file or web page your computer becomes locked and displays a page which informs you that your computer has been locked by the police because you have been involved in illegal activities on line. You are asked to pay a sum of money to unlock your computer.

Police Virus

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This is a scam so you should not make any form of payment. You should call your computer repair company who will be able to remove the infection. These days t is best to be protected with a good quality Internet security programme which can stop you getting infected by this type of threat.

See our article on Which Antivirus Is Best

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