Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus is aimed at infecting PCs located in Finland. The attacker imitates the layout of a reliable and effective security notification sent by the police to stop online crime. In fact, the warning is not real. It is a creation of hackers sent to lock your computer and scare you into disclosing your sensitive information and giving your money to cyber criminals. Never be misled by these empty threats and remove Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus from your machine as soon as you can.
What are the signs of Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus?
This infection belongs to the same family of ransomware viruses as the Ukash Virus, FBI Moneypak Virus, Bundeskriminalamt Pressestelle Virus and others. The infection is spread with the help of Trojan horses. Security holes are used to transfer the harmful virus to your PC. Once Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus is downloaded to your machine, it hides itself deep in the system and makes changes to your computer’s registry entries. This makes the infection able to block your whole system and display a scary warning on top of your Desktop.
This is what the message says:
Tietokoneen avaamiseksi ja muiden oikeudellisten seurausten välttämiseksi on maksettava sakko 100 euroa.
Jos yrität avata tietokoneesi itse, kaikki tiedot muotoillaan lukuun ottamatta rikkomusta todistavat tiedostot.
As you can see, this intruder is aimed at tricking you into paying a fine to unlock your computer. The message accuses you of illegally spreading copyrighted and pirated materials but, of course, this information is not true. The attacker does not have any information about your online activities.
The only thing that this intruder knows it that it wants your money and personal details. If you are misled into sharing your sensitive information with this bogus tool, your details will be immediately sent to hackers and used by them to make a fortune. This is why you should not allow cyber criminals to gain hold of your financial or personal details.
How to remove Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus?
To get rid of Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus completely, it is recommended that you use a reliable and effective security application like SpyHunter to delete the intruder. Manual removal is not recommended because it requires you to be an expert in removing PC viruses. With manual removal there is a risk of losing your documents and damaging your system.
Follow the steps below to remove Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus completely without posing any risk to your computer and information:
1. Boot your system into Safe Mode with Networking. To do this, press the F8 key and choose the option from the menu.
2. When Windows is ready, open your browser and type the link provided below in it to download SpyHunter:
3. Install the AV program and scan your whole system to detect Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus and other infections.
4. Schedule regular scans with SpyHunter to stop attacks of hackers.
Do not forget that if you do not remove Tietokoneesi on lukittu virus completely and you leave infected files on your PC, hackers will soon attack again and this time they will manage to steal your details and money.