Kovter Police Virus – Removal Instructions

Kovter police virus is an extremely destructive type of malware known as ransomware. Kovter police virus will encrypt your files one by one until it is removed from your computer, while it demands that the ransom be paid. Do not follow the instructions of the Kovter police virus. Instead, we highly recommend that you immediately remove this destructive virus from your computer in order to prevent a total loss of your PC and files.

This malware cannot be removed by shutting down or restarting your computer. Here is an image of the message from Kovter police virus:
Unfortunately the files on this computer (ie. documents, photos, videos)-have-been encrypted using secure and an extremely unbreakable algorithm. This means that the files are now useless UNLESS they are decrypted using a key.
By purchasing a license from us, we are reliable to rescue your files 100% guaranteed for a very low price of only early bird $ 300 USD! In 5 days however, the price of this service will Increase to $ 600 USD, and after 10 days to $ 1000 USD.


The hackers behind Kovter police virus use a variety of scare tactics to force their victims into paying their scam.  Ransomware earns it’s name by holding your computer hostage and causing damage to your computer while demanding that you pay a ransom. The Kovter police virus is trying to frighten you into paying the ransom to recover your files. Do not pay ransom demanded by the virus- this may not actually recover your files. These notifications, and the fine they are requesting, are all fake.  If you pay the ransom, the Kovter police may remain on your computer and your files will most likely remain encrypted. This leaves you exposed to future risk.

Ignore the warning messages from Kovter police virus and remove this dangerous and invasive virus following our instructions below. We strongly advise you to remove Kovter police virus immediately, to prevent as much damage as possible. The files that are encrypted may not ever be recovered. Please follow the instructions below to remove the Kovter police virus and if you need help, please call 1-888-895-6053 and press Option 1 and one of our skilled technicians will assist you.

Kovter Police Virus

Kovter Police Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the kovter police virus.

** PLEASE NOTE: If the Kovter Police Virus is on a computer running “WINDOWS 8” see the Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions

Remember: you must be on the infected computer when performing these 3 easy steps to remove the virus.

STEP 1: Start the computer in Safe Mode with Networking
a. Before starting this step, it is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that you write down our 24HR Toll Free tech support phone number incase you run into any issues or would like any additional help with your PC.

If you need help, this is the number to call!

b. To begin, go ahead and turn off the infected computer and wait roughly 20 seconds, then turn it back on.

c. Next Immediately as the computer begins to turn on, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu. You should see an image like the one below.

Selection the option Safe Mode with Networking

d. Next use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option and the computer will begin to boot into safe mode.

STEP 2: Download the kovter police Virus Removal Program
a. Now it is time to open the “Run Command” box.

b.On your keyboard, push and hold the “Windows” key, then press the “R” key. See keyboard diagram below.

Keyboard Shortcut Diagram

c. After you have pressed the “Windows” and “R” key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type the following and press OK:

iexplore https://spywarehelpcenter.com/remove

Windows Run Box

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.

STEP 3: Installing the kovter police virus Removal Program
a. When you see the download box, click the “Run” button. The picture of the download box is below.

Spyhunter Download Box Click Run

b. Now you should be downloading a program called “Spyhunter 4” this program has been developed by a company called Enigma Software. Through their extensive work on Malware research they have developed one of the worlds most successful Virus and Malware removal programs. This program offers easy “point and click” virus removal.

c. After this program runs the scan, you should see a list of “threats” found on your computer. These Threats can be very harmful and may ruin the computer if not removed. To remove these threats click “fix Threats” and then “register” the program to permanently remove the virus and any other threats found.

*** After registering Spyhunter4 we highly recommend restarting the computer. Then we would like you to make sure everything is working properly. You should notice that the virus has been completely removed. If it has not been removed or the computer is not working 100% to your liking call us immediately at 1-888-895-6053 and one of our techs will help get it working properly again.

Need further assistance? Call us toll free and one of our friendly technicians will kindly walk you through the virus removal process.

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