If you have a warning on your computer, purported to be from Malta Police Force, then you are most likely infected with a virus. The Malta Police Force Virus is considered ransomware in that it hijacks your computer and demands payment using Ukash. Removal instructions are at the end of the article.
Malta Police Force Virus
Malta Police Virus
The Malta Police Force Virus is part of a multinational ransomware infection spreading throughout the globe. This is a very nasty virus because it completely takes over your computer. The Malta Police Force is not in any way associated with the warning you see on your computer.
This is a very well written virus unfortunately. The Malta Police Force Virus may even use a webcam in order to make the warning even more believable. However, please do not believe that this is a real police warning. The Malta Police Force notice is completely fake.
We have tested out the instructions and have confirmed that Spyhunter works in removing the Malta Police Force Virus.
A fine, varying in amount, is requested via Ukash. The Malta Police Force notice states that you must pay them money using Ukash in order to have the notice go away. They are trying to impersonate the police in order to instill fear into people and get them to pay.
Neither Ukash or the Malta Police Force are associated with this notice. Both Ukash and Malta Police Force are victims to this scam due to its complexity and realistic looking warning screen.
Most of the time it can almost impossible to know exactly where you acquired this ransomware infection. Many of these types of viruses with hibernate after infection, then appear a while later. Instead of focusing where you got the Malta Police Force Virus, instead focus on removing it.
Your first action may be to do a system restore. I assure you that system restore will not work for this virus. The creators of the Malta Police Force Virus have already disabled the ability to do a system restore. Also, a system restore will not truly get rid of the Malta Police Force Virus, it will still be there.
In order to remove the Malta Police Force Virus you will need a top notch virus removal program. Spyhunter is the program that we use to remove viruses such as the Malta Police Force Virus. We have tested out the instructions and have confirmed that Spyhunter works in removing the Malta Police Force Virus.
Below are the removal instructions for getting rid of the Malta Police Force Virus. If you follow the instructions carefully you will get rid of this virus. The Malta Police Force Virus should be removed as soon as possible.
Malta Police Force
Virus Removal Instructions
Success Rate: 100%
Virus Lab Tests: 9
OS’s Tested: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8
Malta Police Force Virus Samples Tested: 6
Removal Tool: Spyhunter
The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Malta Police Force Virus. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.
1 To begin, go ahead and reboot the infected computer. If the infected computer is turned off, go ahead and turn it on.
2 Immediately as the computer begins to boot, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu.
3 Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option.
4 Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Malta Police Force which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.
5Now that the virus is not running it is time to begin removal. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.
6 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:
After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.
7 When you see the Spyhunter download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, Spyhunter will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run Spyhunter, click OK. The Spyhunter installation will begin. After fully installing Spyhunter the virus scan will automatically begin.
8 After Spyhunter has scanned your computer you will see the Malta Police Force virus name in the scan results. Simply click “Fix Threats” to remove the virus.
9 After you click “Fix Threats” you are going to need to register Spyhunter to remove Malta Police Force. Please register Spyhunter and the virus will be removed.
Registering Spyhunter offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. Spyhunter will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.
10 After you have registered Spyhunter, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The Malta Police Force Virus will be completely gone.