Results for category "Browser Hijackers"

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Remove Lucky Site 123

Lucky Site 123, due to its behavior, is considered to be a browser hijacker and potentially unwanted program (PUP). Luckysite123.com offers to check your internet speed if you were to download the application. Luckysite123.com works not only on Windows but also on Mac OS X, so if you're a Mac user, do not skip through this article thinking this can not affect you. Luckysite123.com targets Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers and changes the settings, for that reason it is considered to be a browser hijacker. If you find that Luckysite123.com has hijacked your browser, you either downloaded the program yourself or it came together with other software, without you knowing. Whichever way you got it, we don't recommend you keep it on your device and uninstall Luckysite123.com. Read more...

Remove ScenicHomepage

ScenicHomepage is a website powered by MyWay. Even though it does not look bad at all and even enables users to search for the information on the web and check the weather forecast in the area, it cannot be called trustworthy, according to specialists. Instead, they tend to call ScenicHomepage a browser hijacker because it usually sets itself on browsers rather secretly. In other words, it will be loaded for you when you open your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox. ScenicHomepage is enhanced by Google, as the label on its main page says; however, it is far from a trustworthy website because, according to malware experts, it might show commercial search results to users. Read more...

Tpoxa.com/search – How to remove?

Tpoxa.com/search is a browser hijacker that has a look of a genuine search engine. Browser hijackers all can change the settings of browsers without permission, so you will find Tpoxa.com/search set as your homepage and search engine on all the browsers too. Even though this search tool itself cannot be considered malicious, it might still cause many problems, so you should go to delete Tpoxa.com/search from browsers as soon as possible. This is the only way to undo the changes set as well. If it is the first time you have encountered a browser hijacker and know nothing about their deletion, you should read this article from the first sentence till the last one. Information you find here should answer all your questions about the Tpoxa.com/search removal. Read more...

SoSoDesktop.com Removal

What may look like a regular search portal is actually a browser hijacker that alters your browser settings without your permission. SoSoDesktop.com may not seem suspicious, however, it is only aimed at making profit for its creators. You do not benefit from it in any way. In fact, all it does is disrupt your online surfing and expose you to unreliable domains. The hijacker affects all well-known browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and others, so switching to a different one will not do you much good. We advise that you terminate SoSoDesktop.com as soon as you can. Read more...

Remove YEABD66.CC Redirect

Although YEABD66.CC may not be a malicious program, there is also nothing useful about it. The browser hijacker aims at making profit for its creators and is in no way beneficial for computer users, despite what its description may say. By promoting its sponsors, the hijacker earns revenue for its creators. What this means for anyone that has it on their PC is that they will be exposed to lots of advertisements. The hijacker shows you ads using different tactics like inserting sponsored links into your search results, causing redirects to unknown sites, and so on. There is no reason why you should tolerate the inconveniences that it causes. That is why we advise that you terminate YEABD66.CC without further delay. Read more...

Myluckysites Removal

Myluckysites is a browser hijacker, also known as a redirect virus. It can enter computers via software bundles when users do not pay attention to how they install freeware. Thankfully, My lucky sites is not a malicious computer virus so you do not need to be overly worried. That does not mean you should not delete My lucky sites from your computer. It behaves in the typical browser hijacker manner, altering browser's settings and redirecting users to sponsored websites. Redirects could be dangerous as you can never know where you'll end up. You could even be led to a dangerous domain and end up with malware on your computer. Which is why we strongly suggest you uninstall My lucky sites as soon as possible. Read more...

Remove Amisites

Amisites is a browser hijacker aimed at German speaking users. It does not differ much from other hijackers as it also aims at making profit by promoting its sponsors. The hijacker can change your browser settings, add commercial data to your visited sites, redirect you to unknown pages, and more. There is nothing beneficial about these modifications to you as a computer user. If you wish to return to your previous settings and eliminate other symptoms of the hijacker, you will have to delete Amisites from your browsers. Read more...

Tavanero Removal

The chances are high that a browser hijacker has entered your computer if you have found the questionable search engine Tavanero set on your browsers. At first, it looks like an ordinary search engine that provides a list of top search results; however, researchers who have looked at it closer are sure that Tavanero is not a trustworthy search tool. In fact, they even suggest going for the Tavanero removal as soon as possible. There are several reasons why they talk about this search tool like this. Continue reading to find out what to expect from this search tool. Also, it will become quickly clear for you what it must be done to fully delete Tavanero from the system. Read more...

Remove Safe Finder Virus

Safe Finder is a dubious search engine and a browser hijacker. If you're a fan of freeware and carelessly install it, that's how you must have ended up with Safe Finder. If it installs onto your computer, it will hijack your browser, alter certain settings and then redirect you to sponsored webpages. It might appear like a legitimate and useful search tool at first but as soon as you use it, you will realize that it is useless to you. It's not a malicious computer virus so it will not directly harm your computer. However, it can still expose you to dangerous content. Before you end up with malware on your computer, remove Safe Finder. Read more...

Remove Copypast.ru

Copypast.ru is a clone of such browser hijackers as Attirerpage.com, Funcionapage.com, and some others. All of these sites claim to present you with an enhanced web search, but the truth is they simply aim at generating online traffic with your help. By doing so, the hijacker's developers make profit. For you, as a computer user, it means that you will be exposed to various advertising data each time you surf the Internet. The hijacker does not stop at your browser settings modifications, it also floods you with ads, causes redirects, tracks cookies, and more. If you do not wish to deal with these symptoms any longer, you should terminate Copypast.ru right away. Read more...