U.S.A Cyber Crime Center Ransomware

U.S.A Cyber Crime Center Ransomware Description

The 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware belongs to the notorious Urausy family of Police Ransomware and is used to scam inexperienced computer users. The 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware spreads using typical social engineering tactics and attack websites infected with dangerous exploit kits. The 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware and its variants spread through malicious spam email attachments and embedded links. If you cannot access your computer because it is blocked by a message from the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware, ESG security analysts advise using a reliable anti-malware program to protect and disinfect your computer.

The 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware Message is Fake

The 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware Trojan attacks a victim by displaying a fake message supposedly from several American organizations, including the FBI, the Mandiant U.S.A. Cyber Security, the U.S.A Cyber Crime Center, the Interpol and the Department of Defense. This fake message threatens computer users by making the claim that their computer is involved in illegal activities. The message lists the many penalties under the law for these kinds of infractions, including thousands of dollars in fines and years of jail time. However, ESG security researchers advise computer users to ignore this ransomware infection's message because there is no actual connection between the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware and real law enforcement organizations. Rather, this threat is distributed by criminals to block your access to your computer.

There Are Ways to Deal with the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware

The main problem relating to the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware is that the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware blocks all access to the infected computer. Fortunately, alternate boot methods can be used to start up the infected computer (for example, using Safe Mode or an external memory device). Once the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware message has been bypassed, a fully updated anti-malware program should be capable of removing the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware completely. To prevent future infections involving malware like the 'U.S.A Cyber Crime Center' Ransomware, ESG security analysts strongly advise being careful when browsing the Web and using a real time malware scanner to monitor your online activity and downloads.

Technical Information

More Details on U.S.A Cyber Crime Center Ransomware

The following messages associated with U.S.A Cyber Crime Center Ransomware were found:
Mandiant U.S.A. Cyber Security
FBI. Department of Defense
U.S.A. Cyber Crime Center
Interpol

Attention!
Your computer has been blocked up for safety reasons listed below.

You are accused of viewing/storage and/or dissemination of banned pornography (child pornography/zoophilia/rape etc). You have violated World Declaration on non-proliferation of child pornography. You are accused of committing the crime envisaged by Article 161 of United States of America criminal law.

Article 161 of United States Of America criminal law provides for the punishment of deprivation of liberty for terms from 5 to 11 years.

Also, you are suspected of violation of “Copyright and Related rights Law” (downloading of pirated music, video, warez) and of use use and/or dissemination of copyrighted content. Thus, you are suspected of violation of Article 148 of United States of America Criminal Law.

Article 148 of United States of America criminal law provides for the punishment of deprivation of liberty for terms from 3 to 7 years or 150 to 550 basic amounts fine.

It was from your computer, that unauthorized access had been stolen to information of State importance and to data closed for public Internet access.

[...]

The penalty set must be paid in course of 48 hours as of the breach. On expiration of the term, 48 hours that follow will be used for automatic collection of data on yourself and your misconduct, and criminal case will be opened against you.

Amount of fine is 300$. You can settle the fine with MoneyPak or MoneyGram xpress Packet vouchers.

As soon as the money arrives to the Treasury account, your computer will be unblocked in course of 24 hours.

Then in 7 day term you should remedy the breaches associated with your computer. Otherwise your computer will be blocked up again and criminal case will be opened against yourself (with no option to pay fine).

3 Comments

  • Nick Scarbrough:

    I found one of these blocks on my phone this morning. I don't look at pornography. One of my nieces or nephew might have did something with my phone. I don't know. But I need my phone back on cause its also my work phone. How do I go by getting rid of that?

  • Roy Felt:

    came down with this on my Asus android pad! Help please to get rid of it!

  • Romasanta:

    my phone has been blocked for all kinds of stuff and honestly i don't look at porn!