Alert level: Severe
Windows Defenderdetects and removes this threat.
This threat stops you from loading Windows and displays a full-screen message, commonly called a "lock screen". If this threat asks you to pay a fee or fine, do not pay it. The message is a fraud.
It tries to scare you into paying a fine to unlock your PC.
You can read more about this type of threat onour ransomware page.
Artikelnummer: 4026718 – Letzte Überarbeitung: 29.07.2017 – Revision: 1