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Any ideas? Also, what is their main intention? Applications will behave as if you were running them for the first time. Some scam pages are easy to ignore and close out. check over here

I'm starting to wonder if your router has a hijacked DNS setting. However, a true ransomware actually does things to your device (like encrypting your data) that you must pay a ransom in order to undo. So all should be well. Marcel Brown Maybe we should all start entering bogus data into the scammer's sites! see this here

Iphone Safari Virus Pop Up

Could they have access to my phone? They charged me 29.95 to my credit card, supposedly ‘removed' the problem and had me delete the Google app and clear the data on Safari. The trend of some people switching to Android and then back to the iPhone is especially interesting to me.

alex burr so i was browsing youtube and left my tab open i later came back to find a pop up ios 9 add that states the fbi is going to I didn't properly read the mesage at first and clicked ok. I'm sure you're fine. Apple Virus Warning Iphone Marcel Brown Which app was it?

someone This just happened to me, but what I did was that I exited my safari browser and went to setting and reset all my safari data and history and it Iphone Virus Warning Popup I need to make sure, I'm freaking out right now, I DONT WATCH PORN. Are you using Safari? Regardless of your restore, you will see the scam pages again if you go to the same places that triggered the scam pages (assuming they are still triggering them).

If you connect with Wi-Fi and you can also connect with Ethernet, do that and turn off Wi-Fi.4. Warning Virus Detected Immediately Call Apple Support Marcel Brown Assuming you are on an iPhone or iPad, follow the instructions in this article and see if that helps. These are all wired connections via my Cisco wireless router, that connects my laptop and other wireless devices (iPods and an iPad). Marcel Brown They count on the fact that people will be scared and that enough people will act out of fear to make it worthwhile for them.

Iphone Virus Warning Popup

It overlaps some of the settings you can do with the Flash Player system preferences but not the particular one I think you need to set from the web site.I think https://discussions.apple.com/thread/7480740?start=0&tstart=0 rachael parlapiano I was on Facebook and I clicked on a video that brought me to another page. Iphone Safari Virus Pop Up Lauren Maricle The pop up was on my iPhone 6. Safari Virus Iphone 6 Monkey Thank you for this I got very scared because this looks like any old notification that apple would send to you so I got very confused this helped solve it

You are obviously a kind person. check my blog So I'm pretty sure you are fine. If I understood you correctly the scammers can only launch a pop-up on an iPhone (in my case it was using Safari), but nothing else (i.e. When you gave them permission to access your "computer", was it your iPhone or another computer (and if so, what kind of computer)? Congratulations You Have Been Selected Pop Up

He told me Apple would tell me the same and it will take 4-5 days to fix the problem and he could just fix it right now. How do I remove this? That should be plenty of reassurance that these things are nothing but scams. this content And your iPod Touch can not get a malware.

Steve I know but it's just because it showed my ip it scared me Marcel Brown Yeah, that usually does scare people. Apple Virus Warning Message It can NOT affect iPhones. I was not surfing the net at the time (had Safari open though) but its saying "a local application" tried to go to that website that I have never heard of

And I hate to be alarming, but I have read about ransomware scams that actually do put child porn on your Android phone.

A. In this case, there is nothing on your iPod that is making these scam pages show up. I know that the fbi themselves have addressed this ransomware issue. How To Remove Congratulations You Won Virus While in Recovery, you'll have no access to your saved bookmarks or passwords, so make a note of those before you begin, if they're needed for the test.After testing, restart as

So there may be another way to close off the windows, but I need a way to test it and I haven't stumbled upon any scam sites lately. Let me know if either of those helps. Marcel Brown I would verify that you are following the instructions precisely and try again. have a peek at these guys I also want to know if the virus would be gone after resetting my macbook pro retina.

Emma *porn Emma I haven't been watching porn it just popped up by accident Emma I think it also said something about illegally downloading stuff Josh That's fake cuz I got Did you find certain things better on one platform vs another? 5) Besides the security issue we just discussed, are there other reasons you are switching back to the iPhone? Marcel Brown It is strange that you would be getting a problem like this on legit sites, so there may be something else going on that is outside the scope of Help?