Remove GetPoliticalNews Redirect

The article will help you to remove GetPoliticalNews in full. Follow the browser hijacker removal instructions given at the bottom of the article.

GetPoliticalNews.com is a Web domain hosting a direct download of a browser hijacker which is developed by Mindspark Interactive. If you have that extension or other unwanted programs on your computer related to the hijacker, know that they will modify your homepage, search engine and new tab. A related toolbar exists, that performs in the same way. Search results can be misleading and show you targeted advertisements and similar content.

Threat Summary

NameGetPoliticalNews
TypeBrowser Hijacker, PUP
Short DescriptionAll browsers on your computer could be affected. The hijacker will redirect you and filter your search queries.
SymptomsBrowser settings which are altered are the homepage, search engine, and new tab. A browser extension and a toolbar can be added, as well. You can see targeted advertisement content.
Distribution MethodFreeware Installations, Bundled Packages
Detection Tool See If Your System Has Been Affected by GetPoliticalNews

Download
Malware Removal Tool

User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss GetPoliticalNews.

GetPoliticalNews.com – Delivery Ways

The GetPoliticalNews.com site uses a couple of delivery ways to spread its hijacking program. It could be spread with the help of third-party install setups. Bundled software and freeware programs could install the browser hijacker on your computer device. Such installations could be set to put more components along with the default installation. To prevent unwanted programs from installing on your computer can be done if you find Custom or Advanced options to deselect components.

GetPoliticalNews.com browser hijacker redirect is seen at two main download locations in the above images. One is on the main Web domain of the hijacker, while the other is on the Chrome Web Store. The extension (Read more...)

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from How to, Technology and PC Security Forum authored by Tsetso Mihailov. Read the original post at: https://sensorstechforum.com/remove-getpoliticalnews-redirect/