The following instructions have been created to help you to get rid of "Win32.Blackmail.b" manually.
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Win32.Blackmail.b locks the computer and shows a message that illegal content has been found on the system. It claims that the only way to get the computer back to normal is to pay a fee. By doing so the Trojan tries to look like an official statement of the German police.Removal Instructions:
Important: There are more autorun entries that cannot be safely described in simple words. Please use Spybot-S&D to remove them.
Important: There are more files that cannot be safely described in simple words. Please use Spybot-S&D to remove them.
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