Decrypt Protect Ransomware Locks Computer Files & Demands Payment to Unlock Them

May 17, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
Decrypt Protect Ransomware is malware that is known to display a random pop-up message claiming to be from a local police or law enforcement entity who has supposedly detected illegal activities on your computer. These alleged activities are claimed to be doing bad things due to spreading malware.

The Decrypt Protect Ransomware is known to encrypt some files, or at least make claims to encrypting files, and then locks up certain parts of your system. After performing these actions, Decrypt Protect Ransomware will then ask that you pay a fine and claim to give you only 48 hours to make your payment.

The Decrypt Protect Ransomware message reads:

You have 48 hours left to enter your payment.
You have lost control over your computer. Your system and all your files has been blocked and encrypted because you were spreading the Malware (viruses, trojans, worms). You are breaking numerous International and USA laws.

Decrypt Protect Ransomware offers an e-payment processing through MoneyPak to make the so-called fine, which will actually be processed and sent directly to the hackers who created the Decrypt Protect Ransomware scam. Computer users who encounter the Decrypt Protect Ransomware message must not give into its deceptive antics. Instead, the actions to remove Decrypt Protect Ransomware should be taken so their system may be returned back to a normal operation state.

Having the Decrypt Protect Ransomware on your computer is a clear indication of you having a rash with some form of malware. Most times, the malware type infecting your system and causing the Decrypt Protect Ransomware message to be displayed is a Trojan. Such an infection may be contracted from a malicious source on the Internet or through what may have seemed to be a harmless download. Decrypt Protect Ransomware has associations with other ransomware threats like the FBI Moneypak Virus and the ACCDFISA Protection ransomware virus.

When infected with Decrypt Protect Ransomware, your system is apt to behave abnormally and have reduced performance. Some files may be compromised through the Decrypt Protect Ransomware as it does have encryption functions. Moreover, you will no longer be able to utilize your system in a normal fashion as the Decrypt Protect Ransomware message will be displayed at random times, and in some cases, not allow opening of other applications.

These threats are known to conduct similar actions to obtain the same objective of extorting money from unsuspecting computer users. It behooves you to utilize the proper resources to remove these threats and protect your system from future attacks.

The computer researchers at have released a new removal report to address the main issue of removing Decrypt Protect Ransomware from your computer. Through the new report PC users are able to eliminate the threat of Decrypt Protect Ransomware. Additionally, the resources provided may reduce the risk of your system being infected with malware related to Decrypt Protect Ransomware.