|scam computer blocked||1.25||0.3||9019||61|
|scam computer locked||0.08||0.4||5706||60|
|computer been blocked scam||1.9||0.3||3319||2|
|microsoft computer blocked scam||0.38||0.7||6609||84|
|fix computer blocked scam||1.95||0.2||4262||93|
|microsoft scam computer locked||0.86||0.6||3578||24|
|microsoft scam computer locked out||0.98||0.6||8320||90|
|microsoft scam computer locked up||0.74||0.2||2000||20|
|scam your computer is locked||0.76||0.9||9199||20|
|computer was locked scam removal||1.42||0.8||4309||52|
|computer is locked scam||0.61||0.1||6012||97|
|computer locked by scam||0.72||0.1||4873||39|
The message encourages users to contact technical support via a telephone number provided. Users are often tricked into believing that this message is legitimate, however, it is a scam. This virus is very similar to the previously-distributed scam, " Your Browser Has Been Blocked ".Is it possible to be scammed by computer hackers?
With increased computer use there is the increased risk of being scammed by computer hackers. The most recent outbreak, so far only reported in the US, UK, Canada and Australia but likely to spread, is one of the more malicious internet scams to come along in some time. How does the scam work?Is there such a thing as a computer has been blocked virus?
Users are often tricked into believing that this message is legitimate, however, it is a scam. This virus is very similar to the previously-distributed scam, " Your Browser Has Been Blocked ". "YOUR COMPUTER HAS BEEN BLOCKED" is promoted via various adware-type applications.What's the phone number for Windows has been blocked?
Last, but not least, the screen will display the phone number 1-888-243-3533, which is for a remote tech support company that will state they are Microsoft and try to sell you unnecessary support services. This program will also continuously display a pop-up security alert that states "Your Windows (Microsoft) Computer has been Blocked".