The FBI Money Pak virus is a ransomware program that pretends to act like they represent the real FBI. The program will block access to some websites and you will be unable to use your computer until you either remove this virus or pay the false fine.
The fine in question is around $300 dollars. You will be accused of doing all kinds of things online. Keep in mind these are FALSE accusations. They are attempting to make someone think they have to pay a penalty.
How to Remove FBI MoneyPak
There are several different ways to remove this virus. The easiest is as follows
Step 1. Download this FBI MoneyPak Removal Tool. You will most likely not be able to install it just yet.
Step 2. Turn your computer off and boot into safe mode with networking. You have to ensure you boot into safe mode with networking. Follow this guide if you do not know how http://www.removevirus.org/how-to-boot-into-safe-mode
Step 3. Log in under either the administrator account or a different account other then your normal account name. For instance if your account name was “John” , don’t log in under John. Log in under a different name. There will always be a second account showing in safe mode. It will be the “Administrator” account or another account.
Step 4. Do a System Restore. Be sure to go back to before the date of the infection. If not sure just go back 2 weeks. Personal files will not be harmed. Only programs and Windows setting will revert back to the restore date. If unsure how to do a system Restore read http://www.removevirus.org/how-to-do-a-system-restore
Step 5. Let the restore finish and boot normal. The virus should be gone. Now we need to install the FBI MoneyPak Removal Tool. This is needed to clean up any left over traces. Install and run the program. If it finds anything you can manually browse down to the file paths and delete the virus traces. You can also just register the program and have the antivirus client remove any left over traces.
As you can see from the instructions, this virus is not all that hard to remove. There are times when the above method will not work. The FBI MoneyPak virus changes over time. If you need expert help we recommend http://www.pcninja.com. This remote computer repair company can fully remove this virus for you very quickly.