Copyright violation alert titled fake I-Q Manager or AP Manager (newer version) Antipiracy foundation scanner is a new misleading application which pretends to be a scanner dedicated for the copyright protection. I-Q Manager Antipiracy foundation scanner imitates searching computer for torrents or other copyrighted programs and then displays warnings that something illegal is detected. Trying to make people scared, Trojan responsible for all these tricky messages, also displays information that this material found has been sent to law agencies and copyright holders. Finally, information given by Copyright violation alert ends with requirement to pay $399.85 instead of going to court. Trojan also redirects its victims to icpp-online.com, malicious domain, and shows some “proof” about your illegal content detected.
Fake warnings, with invented information given, start running once the Trojan of I-Q Manager Antipiracy foundation scanner is installed. Copyright violation alert appears not only in English but uses various other languages like Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Slovak and Spanish. Here’s what it reads:
Copyright violation alert
Copyright violation: copyrighted content detected
Windows has detected that you are using content that was downloaded in violation of the copyright of its respective owners. Please read the following bulletin and try solving the problem in one of the recommended ways.
This computer is being used for illegal activity associated with copyright violation. Records about this computer’s owner are about to be sent to court. If you saw this message by accident, please report any information about a possible owner of this comp.
Ignore these alerts and don’t even think about giving your credit card details for hackers responsible for letting I-Q Manager or a newer version AP Manager Trojan into the wild. Trying to convince you about copyright problems you have, this ransomware seeks only to rip you off. Remove Copyright violation alert with its related data and save your personal information and money as well.
Automatic Copyright violation alert removal tools
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Copyright violation alert, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Reimage or other tools found on 2-viruses.com.