Browser Redirect “Virus” – How to Remove It

This article has been created in order to help explain what exactly is the browser hijacker and how to remove this unwanted software from your computer plus how to stop it from displaying browser redirections.

A new browser hijacker that has been detected by security researchers. The nefarious software’s main purpose is to convince victims that it is a legitimate program which aims to help with the online activities on their browsers. However, the software’s end goal is to cause different browser redirects that lead via the domain and in addition to those, change the default search engine page and new tab page on the computers It’s installed on. If you are one of the affected by this browser hijacking program, we advise that you read this article to learn how to remove it from your computer and stop browser redirects, related to

Threat Summary
TypeBrowser Hijacker
Short DescriptionAims to modify the settings on your web browser in order to get it to cause browser redirects and display different advertisements.
SymptomsYour web browser begins to display various types of online advertisements, which results in slowing down of your PC.
Distribution MethodBundled downloads. Web pages which may advertise it.
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The primary method which may be used to spread the browser hijacker on users’ computers is believed to be via bundled installers. This method is predominantly used by most unwanted programs to slither onto the computers of users without being flagged as an unwanted program, since when you install (Read more...)

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