Danger level 8
Type: Malware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Cant change my homepage
  • Annoying Pop-up's

Your browser has been locked

Should you encounter a webpage that restricts other website access and does not allow you close your browser window, you most probably have opened a page that contains a malicious javascript. You see a notification that says “Your browser has been locked”, and this infection tries to convince you that the only way to leave the page or close your browser is to pay the $300 release fee for copyright infringement. Naturally, you have not committed anything of the sort, and you should not pay no heed to the message on your screen, which reads:

Your browser has been blocked due to at least one of the reasons specified below.
You have been subjected to violation of Copyright and Related Rights Law (Video, Music, Software) and illegally using or distributing copyrighted contents.
You have been viewing or distributing prohibited Pornographic content
Illegal access has been initiated from your PC without your knowledge or consent, your PC may be infected with malware

Considering that you see this message on your browser it is very likely that you indeed have been infected with malware. In order to find out whether it is true or not, you should close the browser window and then run a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner. Should there be any malicious programs installed on your computer, the scanner will detect them immediately and you will be able to invest in a licensed antimalware tool to protect your PC from dangerous infections.

You may say that it is impossible to close your browser, especially if you are using the Internet Explorer, as each time you try to do so, you are presented with the following pop-up:

YOUR BROWSER HAS BEEN LOCKED.
ALL PC DATA WILL BE DETAINED AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURES WILL BE INITIATED AGAINST YOU IF THE FINE WILL NOT BE PAID.

Needless to say, that these threats are meaningless and Your browser has been locked virus has nothing to do with the FBI and other law enforcement authorities. It is more similar to other ransomware infections, such as FBI MoneyPak Virus or NSA Virus. Take note that this malicious javascript might also go by the name of All activities of this computer have been recorded Virus. Either way, you should never transfer any payment via MoneyPak, as it is hard to track money transfers through alternative payment systems. Once you pay the fine – your money is gone.

To close the Internet Explorer window, you simply need to kill the process via Task Manager. Follow instructions below and get rid of this message.

How to terminate Internet Explorer process

  1. Right-click the taskbar.
  2. Select Start Task Manager and open Processes tab.
  3. Click Show processes from all users button and highlight iexplore.exe.
  4. Press End Process button.

This should make Internet Explorer close itself, but you should be cautious as not to open the same page twice. Also, do run regular system scans with powerful antimalware tools, because you can never know what malicious infections might be hiding in your system.

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Files associated with Your browser has been locked infection:

wlsidten.exe
ifgxpers.exe
xlqbteeb.exe
yaiiwockc.dll
%CommonProgramFiles%
zqmkrehUkpoKfsafsaZg.exe
securitywindrv.exe
msdtmsrd.exe
taskhost.exe.exe
n.
uenovfiu.exe
wjthvwjb.dss
DLL321.dll
dqnbdq7.dss
sqlncli.exe
acuvzomo.exe
administration.exe
aPr0hY9.exe
rvcbcyks.exe
SyncHostps.exe
TimeDateMUICallback.exe
dyjdl.exe
xmlfilter.exe
oygqyunapnp.exe
UpdatePriv.exe
comeo.exe
bvhylsviw.exe
%APPDATA%\Task Scheduler
WinSyncMetastore.exe
%APPDATA%\updates
questscan.dll
skype.dat
%WINDIR%\Temp
xctqakcqbeo.dll
ubvhynpxh.exe
msn.exe
Firewallservice.exe
xaZYOVJW.exe
WINDED6.exe
%SystemDrive%\????????????
msavfit.exe
wgsdgsdgdsgsd.exe
3511172082012Build.exe
%AppData%
mplayer2.exe
MusicCollector.exe
svchost.exe
00qbipeq.exe
najeoxtt.exe
install_0_msi.exe
%WINDIR%\system32
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Temp
C87C.exe
secproc_isv.exe
OmaSG21e.exe
m2PythonLoader.exe
csrsss.exe
msshell.exe
scvhost.exe
p1.exe
wahneaqa.exe
Updating.exe
bzsbkotiu.exe
Task Scheduler.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data
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Other.res
%TEMP%
NTServiceManager.exe
hwj3ba6j.dss
00b5d693.exe
msnmsgrr.exe
idiokbbrv.exe
b34btbztdb0vavaw.exe
puozlkmyj.dll
87b2cb3916261d5c807bf44262755cb0.exe
Nbt.exe
DA0B.exe
audipbrd.exe
videotwisterSA.exe
50E1.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%
ieudator.dll
JfCqQ5JC.exe
systemcpl.exe
wlsidten.dll
gcrwcoak.exe
%LOCALAPPDATA%\lollipop
%APPDATA%\system
bf8h8d02hf.exe
{097444e7-2d87-ba3c-2efe-9f54812d824a}.exe
Q3d38543.exe
rool0_pk.exe
pmstcdjwz.exe
jsdhlexdqkllnbcxgai.bfg
ctfmon.exe
wpbt0.dll
ssntvs.exe
%UserProfile%
iner.exe
96dddda4.dll
setex.exe
pYunY8m4VL3qLc.exe
UpgradeHelper.exe
cf6640a77ed4926a4c6be661ab93def9d13408753dd07e8d02836996a2f247b6.exe
ex3b.dll
ACEIEAddOn.dll
VaultSysUi.exe
dtkmujvo.exe
brenasa.exe
crack.exe
obvwo.exe
2084473.dll
Piranha.exe

Your browser has been locked DLL's to remove:

yaiiwockc.dll
ieudator.dll
questscan.dll
wlsidten.dll
xctqakcqbeo.dll
96dddda4.dll
ex3b.dll
DLL321.dll
wpbt0.dll
2084473.dll
ACEIEAddOn.dll
puozlkmyj.dll

Your browser has been locked processes to kill:

C87C.exe
pmstcdjwz.exe
msnmsgrr.exe
Updating.exe
scvhost.exe
comeo.exe
dyjdl.exe
uenovfiu.exe
JfCqQ5JC.exe
oygqyunapnp.exe
csrsss.exe
secproc_isv.exe
wahneaqa.exe
SyncHostps.exe
MusicCollector.exe
DA0B.exe
audipbrd.exe
bf8h8d02hf.exe
svchost.exe
msdtmsrd.exe
NTServiceManager.exe
00qbipeq.exe
OmaSG21e.exe
rvcbcyks.exe
msavfit.exe
acuvzomo.exe
{097444e7-2d87-ba3c-2efe-9f54812d824a}.exe
87b2cb3916261d5c807bf44262755cb0.exe
ctfmon.exe
dtkmujvo.exe
mplayer2.exe
p1.exe
WINDED6.exe
UpdatePriv.exe
Task Scheduler.exe
gcrwcoak.exe
zqmkrehUkpoKfsafsaZg.exe
obvwo.exe
setex.exe
msshell.exe
administration.exe
taskhost.exe.exe
cf6640a77ed4926a4c6be661ab93def9d13408753dd07e8d02836996a2f247b6.exe
rool0_pk.exe
50E1.exe
bzsbkotiu.exe
bvhylsviw.exe
ssntvs.exe
securitywindrv.exe
Firewallservice.exe
VaultSysUi.exe
Nbt.exe
aPr0hY9.exe
videotwisterSA.exe
Piranha.exe
UpgradeHelper.exe
wgsdgsdgdsgsd.exe
b34btbztdb0vavaw.exe
xlqbteeb.exe
brenasa.exe
00b5d693.exe
sqlncli.exe
crack.exe
TimeDateMUICallback.exe
idiokbbrv.exe
xaZYOVJW.exe
Q3d38543.exe
ubvhynpxh.exe
WinSyncMetastore.exe
xmlfilter.exe
install_0_msi.exe
魔法桌面第三方主题破解补丁V1.1.exe
wlsidten.exe
msn.exe
m2PythonLoader.exe
3511172082012Build.exe
pYunY8m4VL3qLc.exe
ifgxpers.exe
systemcpl.exe
iner.exe
najeoxtt.exe
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