Remove Department of Justice MoneyPak ransomware to restore righteousness on your PC
Department of Justice MoneyPak \ GreenPak virus (DOJ ransomware) stays resident to operating systems. This resident behaves as a tyrannical host. It tries to deprive users of access to basic features of the operating system claiming in its popup the system is locked due to the interference of the main legal authority of US Government.
The aim of the scam is to make users believe they have no chance but granting USD 300 in order to avoid prosecution related to the articles of US law as mentioned in the popup.
In fact, the parasite is a GreenPak malware, removal of “Department of Justice – you computer has been locked” DOJ virus is matter of relevant extermination actions. The extermination might be aggravated by attempts of the ransomware to prevent access to its components by keeping operating system fully locked. Follow the guide below to get rid of Department of Justice MoneyPak virus in order to restore access to your OS and eliminate the fake inculpatory alert.
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Incomplete or incorrect extermination of files and registry values constituting the infection, e.g. deletion of harmless files and registry entries instead of those specified below due to mistyping, is quite possible. Furthermore, resent observations on fake security tools have shown that this kind of malware might strike back, i.e. make harm to computer system in response to attempt of deleting its components.
If you are a Windows user, secure your computer system before proceeding to the adware extermination by means of system and registry backup prior to launching deletion of the adware components.
4 easy steps to remove fake antivirus:
Step1. System Backup
Step2. Killing Department of Justice MoneyPak virus Processes (in Windows)
You must kill Department of Justice MoneyPak virus processes:
Once system and registry backup is complete, make sure the infection you want to get rid of is not currently running any processes; otherwise kill its processes in the Task Manager.
Step3. Exposure and Detection and Deletion of Department of Justice MoneyPak virus Files
Once the targeted infection is idle, you need to find its relevant entries. Some of them might be hidden as the malware often attributes such value to its files in order to reduce the risk of their deletion.
*This malicious software creates the folders and files with random names, most likely you will not find in their files and folders with names such as in the example above, but they will look something like this.
Step4. Delete Department of Justice MoneyPak virus System Registry Values
Edit System Registry deleting the following entries: