How to Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Ransomware?

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How to Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Ransomware?

Postby Autumn » 2013-09-18 4:16


A window saying ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ pops up on your computer out of sudden? Can’t access to the desktop and applications of the computer? It is a sign that your computer gets infected with a PC lockup virus.

What is ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Fake Alert?

If you see an alert saying ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’, you should beware that your computer is infected with a ransomware. Your computer is totally blocked by this ransomware and you can’t access to the desktop, let alone operation of other applications.

This fake alert claims that your computer has been locked for security reason of violation of laws involving in visiting porn websites, storing and propagating porn files or infringing copyright etc. Unsuspecting PC users are easy to fall into this trap for they may browse porn websites or believe that the alert comes from an authority. Actually, this ransomware purports to ransom money from computer users by requiring them to pay a non-existent fine to unlock their computers. However, they rarely unlock the computer even through PC users pay money for it locks the computer by encrypting the system files.

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In order to make PC users believe without a shadow of doubt, this ransomware claims that PC users will be put in jail if they don’t pay money with 48 hours and it is also capable of taking a control your web cam and showing you what is happening in your room. Keep in mind, an authority will never lock your computer in this way. You should remove this ransomware virus without hesitation.

Where does ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Fake Alert come from?

‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware enters into your computer without your permission and knowledge. In fact, it can be propagated through free downloads, spam email attachments or malicious links. ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware usually comes bundled with some free desired programs. That is to say, it can install on your computer when you install the freeware or shareware applications. In addition, ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware can also be embedded in spam emails. Malicious websites is another place for incubating ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware.

To avoid getting infected with this ransomware, you should always choose custom setup when installing free desired programs and pay extra attention to the emails from unknown people.

Similar ransomware infections: Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police-Ministry of Public Safety Canada Virus, National Crime Prevention Unit Ransomware, The Guardians of the Peace of Ireland (Garda Síochána) Virus, Police Judiciaire Fédérale Virus, Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) Virus, Mandiant U.S.A Cyber Security-U.S.A Cyber Crime Center Virus, ICE Cyber Crime Center Virus, Politie Office Central Virus, White Screen Virus, El ordenador se ha bloqueado y todos sus datos se cifran virus, Spamhaus virus

How to Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Ransomware?

There are two ways to unlock your computer and remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware, choose one which makes you feel easier.

Method 1 Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware through System Restore
System Restore helps you restore your computer’s system files to an earlier point in time and return your PC’s system files and programs to a time when everything was working fine.

Method 2 Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware using Anvi Rescue Disk
If you can’t boot in safe mode and use the restore points, this method provides you a tool- Anvi Rescue Disk special for killing this kind of ransomware.

Method 1 Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ ransomware through System Restore

System restore can return your computer system to a time before your computer is infected on the basis of not damaging data files. That Windows feature is used to remove Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police virus.

Step 1 Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Command Prompt

Restart your PC, press and hold F8 during the start to enter in Safe Mode with Command Prompt.

Computer has one operating system installed: press and hold F8 before the Windows logo appears, If the Windows logo appears, try again by waiting until the Windows logon prompt appears.

Computer has more than one operating system: use the arrow keys to highlight the operating system you want to start in safe mode, and then press F8.

Step 2 Select Safe Mode with Command Prompt option

On the Windows Advanced Options Menu, use the arrow keys on the keyboard to highlight the Safe Mode with Command Prompt option, and hit Enter key.

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Step 3 Operate at a command prompt window

Windows 8: type C:\windows\system32\rstrui.exe, and press Enter.
Windows XP: type C:\windows\system32\restore\rstrui.exe, and then press Enter.
Windows 7/vista: type C:\windows\system32\rstrui.exe, and press Enter.

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Step 4 Start restore system

The System Restore utility will start, and you need to select a restore point previous to this infection.

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Method 2 Remove Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police virus using Anvi Rescue Disk

If you have difficult to boot your computer into Safe Mode with Command Prompt option or have no System Restore point on your system, we highly recommend you to use Anvi Rescue Disk to bypass this infection and scan the malicious files. It is a little bit of complicated, please read the following steps in full patiently.

A video of removing this ransomware using Anvi Rescue Disk!



Step 1 Prepare a clean computer and a USB drive

Download Anvi Rescue Disk from the clean computer.

Anvisoft official site: http://download.anvisoft.com/software/rescuedisk.zip

Step 2 Insert the USB drive and burn Rescue.iso to it

Find the your download folder and double-clicking on BootUsb.exe to start it, click on Choose File button to browser into your download folder and select Rescue.iso file as your source file.

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Choose the path of USB drive, and click on Start burning to burn the Rescue.iso to the USB drive.

After successfully burning the Rescue.iso, the following window will pop up and restart your computer with USB drive.

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Step 3 Restart the computer from the Anvi Rescue Disk

Unplug the USB drive form the clean computer, plug it into the infected computer and restart the computer from the Anvi Rescue Disk.

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Press any key to enter the Anvi Rescue Disk.

Step 4 Start the Anvi Rescue Disk by double clicking on the Rescue icon

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Step 5 Kill the ransomware

Select Full Scan button to perform full scan on your computer and remove the ransomware.

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Step 6 Remove the detected threat

A few seconds later, detailed results will be displayed on your screen. Click the Fix Now button to get rid of the detected threat.

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Step 7 Rescue system and fix windows registry

Hit the Repair button to rescue system and fix windows registry, unplug the USB drive and reboot your PC.

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Note: Registry error repair is necessary after killing the virus because you are probably disabled to boot your Windows without fixing registry damaged by the virus.

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Malware Prevention Tips

After you remove the virus and repair the registry errors, you should follow the tips and download Anvi Smart Defender to full scan your PC to completely clean leftover of the virus infection.

Anvi Smart Defender direct download link: http://download.anvisoft.com/software/asdsetup.exe
Anvi Smart Defender purchase Link: http://www.anvisoft.com/product/asdupgrade.php

Anvi Smart Defender is a powerful antivirus tool, which can help users prevent malicious software such as virus, Trojan, adware, spyware and so on. The light and smart swordfish scan engine will not consume extra resources to influence the operation of the computer. And here we recommend you the Anvi Smart Defender antimalware and use it for demonstration.

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Actually, most rootkits or Trojans are dropped on the computer through malicious websites. As long as users incautiously click malicious links, they have a great chance of getting infected with computer viruses. However, computer users can’t distinguish whether a website is malicious or safe. So, a tool helping you block malicious links is very necessary. We recommend you launch the AD blocker for blocking pop-up ads and malicious links so as to reduce the risk of computer virus infection. Most worthy of mention is that the AD blocker is free in the Pro version of Anvi Smart Defender. One Pro version of Anvi Smart Defender can both block malicious software and websites, which help you to go online more safely.

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Re: How to Remove ‘Attention!Online Agent has blocked your computer for security reason’ Ransomware?

Postby hesterl » 2013-10-18 4:34

So detailed, really thanks...................
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