“Stop online piracy automatic protection system” is a malicious software that comes to your computer to steal your money. This malware is also known as PaysafeCard or Ukash virus because it uses these payment processors to take your money away.
The virus is distributed through malicious websites with the help of Trojans. Once it has entered in a computer, it will completely lock the system and will not let the user do anything. Then a warning alert will appear on the infected computer`s screen claiming that You`r caught doing illegal activities. Stop online piracy automatic protection system will display your IP address and location, and will warn you that it has found your IP address involved in violating copyright laws. As a department of Police Institution, “Stop online piracy automatic protection system” has locked your PC, Now you have to pay the penalty or you,ll be arrested and sent to prison.
The fake alert of this malware looks like the one below:
Stop Online Piracy Automatic Protection System
If you see a warning.ext or warning screen, it means your IP address was included in S.O.P.A. Black List.
One or more of the following items were made from your PC:
1.Downloading or distributing audio or video files protected by Copyright Law.
2.Downloading or distributing illegal content (child porn, phishing software, etc.)
3.Downloading or distributing Software protected by Copyright Law.
Please be careful. If a warning message like the one copied above appears on your screen entitled “Stop Online Piracy Automatic Protection System”, this means your computer has been attacked by this scamware. Please do not believe the messages and warning display on your screen by this virus. It is fake, it just scares you and tries to trick you into paying 200 euros as a penalty. This amount will go to the malware creator`s account. Because the person behind Stop Online Piracy Automatic Protection System software is some hacker, not a real Police department. It is recommended to scan your computer with a legitimate anti-malware program to remove this threat.
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