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Danger level 8
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Annoying Pop-up's
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Shows commercial adverts
  • Slow internet connection

Lately the same software application can be classified differently by various sources, but when it comes to you should not make the same mistake – it is a browser hijacker and allowing this infection to remain on your computer can result in devastating consequences. If you get infected with this browser hijacker you will notice the symptoms immediately, because you will experience constant browser redirections to and other associated websites. Unless you remove from your computer, you will not be able to browse the Internet properly, because various infection symptoms will always get in the way.

One of the most disturbing facts about is that users often download the installer file onto their computers themselves. That is so, because browser hijacker makes use of freeware applications for its distribution. It implies that you need to be cautious when you download free software applications on your computer, for example, video players, PDF readers, shareware games and so on. You may not notice it, but these programs can come bundled with and you may initiate the installation process automatically.

Naturally, since this is a browser hijacker, it does not inform you about the oncoming browser modifications. Once this program gets installed, you will definitely experience an erratic browser behavior. It has been mentioned above, that you will experience various redirections to websites associated with However, this browser hijacker is known to open new tabs and windows for your browser. It does not matter which browser you use, because can affect all the main browsers – Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and others.

Although at first glance it may seem as though is not as dangerous as Trojan or worm infection, you simply cannot ignore this browser hijacker, because browser hijacker paves a direct way to a serious computer infection. Constant redirections may expose you to dangerous malware, and in the long run you could experience an ultimate system crash. At the same time you may also be robbed by cyber criminals who collect personal information through cookies.

To prevent these undesirable consequences you ought to remove from your computer. Keeping in mind that this is a browser hijacker manual removal may not be enough to remove all the potentially dangerous files. Therefore, once you reset your browser to default, run a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner and then delete all the dangerous files automatically. Do invest in a powerful computer security tool if need be.

How to reset my browser

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and go to Internet options.
  2. Open Advanced tab and click Reset.
  3. Mark Delete personal settings and press Reset.
  4. When the reset is complete, click Close.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press the orange Firefox button and navigate to Help.
  2. Click Troubleshooting information.
  3. Click Reset Firefox on a new tab. When another dialog box pops up, press Reset Firefox.
  4. Once the reset is complete, click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and click Settings.
  2. Select Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
  3. Change your home page address and press OK.
  4. Select Manage Search Engines under Search.
  5. Set a new default search engine, remove undesirable search provider and click Done.

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