Members of popular mobile platform iOS – Smartphone Apple iPhone, iPad tablet and player iPod touch – the first time confronted with the programs of-blockers, which block the function creates the illusion of your browser and extort money in exchange for unlocking, experts said on Friday antivirus company Doctor Web .
According to them, this is the first time that hackers have decided to cash in on users iOS with blocking – fraudulent schemes, which were previously characterized in the main operating system for Windows.
This creates the impression that he really is blocked because the malicious script does not close the window or switch to another tab. When you restart the browser window reappears, since Safari automatically restores the last session. Nevertheless, it is easy to get rid of the window.
Especially if access to the settings in them through the browser itself, rather than through systemic application as it is implemented in its own iOS-browser Safari. In this case it is necessary to resort to more serious measures, up to uninstall and reinstall it.