Results for category "Browser Hijackers"

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Remove Internet Explorer Redirect Virus

Internet Explorer Redirect Virus, also known Internet Explorer hijacker, is a term used to refer to a computer infection that can take over your browser and modify its settings without your permission. Browser  hijackers are not malicious threats, however, they still cause lots of trouble, once they access your system. They can not only alter your settings, but also insert adverts into your visited sites, reroute you in the middle of your surfing, slow down your Internet connection, track your cookies, and more. There is no question that these programs lower your online browsing quality and security level. You should not tolerate any of that. We suggest that you terminate Internet Explorer Redirect Virus as soon as you can. Read more...

Remove FileShareFanatic Toolbar

FileShareFanatic Toolbar is a browser plugin that is developed by the notorious company Mindspark Interactive Network Inc. FileShareFanatic Toolbar is promoted on its official website filesharefanatic.com; however, it seems that the majority of users find the presence of this toolbar rather surprising because they cannot remember downloading it themselves. People who download this program themselves usually do that because FileShareFanatic Toolbar says that it will make sending, sharing, and storing files very easy. If you have not downloaded this software yourself and want to delete FileShareFanatic Toolbar from your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox browsers, you should definitely continue reading this article. We will present you with all the relevant information regarding the FileShareFanatic Toolbar removal. Read more...

Remove search.chedot.com

Search.chedot.com is a browser hijacker developed by a company named Guerrilla Programming, which is supposedly based in Estonia. The browser hijacker is quite new. Nevertheless, there have already been some reports about the infection from various users all around the world. You see, it is not difficult to get infected with such PUPs (potentially unwanted programs) because their way of distribution is extremely intrusive. However, with the help of a good anti-malware and anti-spyware application you should find no difficulty in search.chedot.com removal process. But firstly, you should know about the exact features of the potentially unwanted program so that you could recognize similar infections in future. Read more...

Omniboxes.com Search Removal

Omniboxes.com is a browser hijacker that requires removal. It is created to attack Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer, so you must remove Omniboxes.com before trying to search for info. Our security team does not recommend using the intruder as your search provider because of some dangers associated with it. First of all, the browser hijacker did not get onto your computer with your permission - quite the opposite. It has got onto the PC without warning you about its actions, which include modifying your default search engine, home page, and new tab window. Luckily for you, it should be easy to delete Omniboxes.com with the help of a professional malware and spyware removal application. Read more...

Remove search.searchgeniusinfo.com

Search.searchgeniusinfo.com may look like a legitimate search site, but it is actually classified as a browser hijacker. It can enter your system without your notice and modify your settings automatically. The hijacker is responsible for other changes as well including an increase in the number of ads you see online, redirects to its sponsor pages, slower Internet connection, and more.  Since the unwanted program can affect all web browsers, you will not be able to avoid these symptoms, once it gets access to your PC. There is nothing useful about the application, which is why we suggest that you terminate Search.searchgeniusinfo.com without delay. Read more...

Coldsearch.com – How to remove?

Coldsearch.com pretends to be the “ultimate online search experience” that uses advanced technology to provide you with search results that exactly represent what you are searching for. However, what it really does is put your virtual safety in danger with the risks you might face if you keep using this search engine. Our malware researchers classify coldsearch.com as a browser hijacker because it sneaks onto your system and changes your browser settings without your permission. Since coldsearch.com enters your system in freeware bundles, there is also a chance that you have several other infections already endangering your computer. If you want to restore the security of your PC, we recommend that you remove coldsearch.com as soon as you can. Read more...

Remove Astromenda.com

Astromenda.com is a browser hijacker that is similar to Qone8.com, V9.com, Sweet-Page.com, Nationzoom.com, and some other members of the same category. It gets distributed with the help of Installcore installers and enters your PC together with potentially unwanted applications. The hijacker has been linked to such potentially unwanted and ad-supported programs as MyPCBackup, DealKeeper, Optimizer Pro, and others. The hijacker causes various disruptions including altering your browser settings without your permission, inserting adverts into your browsers, rerouting you to unfamiliar sites, and more. There is nothing useful about it, so you have no reason to tolerate the inconveniences that is creates. The sooner you get rid of Astromenda.com, the better. Read more...

Remove istartpageing.com from IE, Firefox & Chrome

istartpageing.com might look like a useful search engine at first sight; however, it is usually classified as a browser hijacker because it usually changes the settings of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox without a user’s permission. istartpageing.com itself has been developed by the creators of Top8844.com, gamegogle.com, and jogostempo.com, so it is not surprising that it acts exactly like the aforementioned hijackers. In other words, it will replace your homepage and search provider the moment it enters your system. Unfortunately, you will not be able to remove istartpageing.com easily because it modifies the Target line located in the shortcuts of the major browsers. Luckily, you will be able to get rid of istartpageing.com if you restore the changes. We know how to fix those shortcuts and we will share this knowledge with you in this article, so you should definitely read through it. Read more...

Hispanosearch.com – How to remove?

Hispanosearch.com is a highly unreliable search engine that is distributed as a browser hijacker. The family of this hijacker is quite wide, including such attackers as expressfind.net, goodasfound.com, and resultforquery.com. All these search engines have one goal: to infect your browser and earn money for their developers through commercial advertisements. Hispanosearch can be also put into the category of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs). It is known to replace the user's home page, default search engine, and new tab page. Read more...

Dregol Search Removal

Dregol.com is a renewed browser hijacker which was created in 2015. Although it has been created not a long time ago, it has already infected a lot of users all around the world. However, its features are similar to the ones of older browser hijackers. It attacks and changes the settings of your browser(s). Get ready to face a new home page, default search provider, and new tab window. If you really want to have your favorite settings back, there is no other way than Dregol.com removal. Fortunately for you, the elimination process is not that difficult with the help of a legitimate spyware and malware removal application. Read more...