FIx: Malicious Pornographic Spyware/Riskware Detected Error # 0x80072ee7
Did you just visit a website using a web browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox) and receive a pop-up message about a Microsoft Warning Alert for Malicious Pornographic Spyware/Riskware Detected? The full pop-up message will read similar to the below.
Note: Your computer IS NOT infected. This is a spam message triggered by a malicious website. Immediately close the message and disregard any other pop-ups you receive from the website. In addition, leave the website immediately.
**Microsoft Warning Alert**
Malicious Pornographic Spyware/Riskware Detected
Please call us immediately at (877) 834-0309
Do not ignore this critical alert.
If you close this page, your computer access will be disabled to prevent further damage to our network.
Your computer has alerted us that it has been infected with a Pornographic Spyware and riskware. The following information is being stolen…
*Credit Card Details
*Email Account Logins
*Photos Stored on this Computer
You must contact us immediately so that our expert engineers can walk you through the removal process over the phone to protect your identity. Please call us within the next 5 minutes to prevent your computer from being disabled or from any information loss.
Toll Free: (877) 834-0309
It is unlikely anything anything was installed on your computer. To be sure, use a virus scanner to be sure such as Malwarebytes.