Account Validation in Odnoklassniki and VKontakte
The browser does not go to the site Odnoklassniki and Vkontakte, demanding be validated account and enter your phone number.
The text of the report and on the website Odnoklassniki and VKontakte in one and the same: » Validation account. Your phone number is necessary in order that we can send you a verification code and to make sure that you — a real person! … This measure was taken in order to protect users from automated spam bots. Having access to a specified number, you can always recover the password to your page. «
Do not trust the message and do not enter your phone number. It is a virus that blocks classmates and in contact.
Now I will tell you how to remove the virus from the message validation account in Odnoklassniki and VKontakte in .
Account Validation — how to remove the virus, blocking Classmates and Contact
Virus writers do not sit on the ground and come up with new ways of cheating. The validation account to classmates and in contact — one of them.
Although the method itself remains the same — hosts file (more here ), the implementation of its new and rather primitive. But it is precisely because of this primitive, anti-virus scanners here yet powerless. As such it is not a virus.
The problem lies in replacing the file hosts on the infected every time you boot the Windows . Therefore, a simple file cleaning hosts does not help here.
At the sitting startup script that copies the infected file hosts in the folder Temp in the folder the C: \ the Windows \ the System32 \ drivers \ etc . Remove it. Specifically in this case, the script is sitting in the Programs folder — Startup.
Treatment is best spends loading Windows in Safe Mode.
So, go to Start — All Programs — Startup . Right-click the shortcut Adobe Updater , and then click Delete .
New modifications of viruses change the file name, but the essence remains the same. If you are unsure, it is best to remove all shortcuts from the Startup menu. In addition, in some versions of the virus script file it is hidden and to remove the validation of your account you need to enable access to hidden files and folders .
Now run antivirus the AVZ , you can download it here .
Go to the menu File — System Restore
Check the box Clean the Hosts file . Now click the button Execute selected operations .
Click Yes in the dialog box. After the restoration, click OK. Now close the window Restore system settings.
Now scan your computer for viruses. To do this, in the main window AVZ , click Local Disk (C :) and disinfect . Then press the Start button to start scanning.
Here, in general, and all. After that access to all sites will be open, and the message validation account to classmates and in contact will disappear .
Remove the virus in Odnoklassniki and VKontakte not very difficult, but that this does not happen again, I recommend to regularly clean the debris from the C drive (it often hide viruses) and use a reliable antivirus protection. For example, Kaspersky Internet Security or the best free antivirus software Avast .