Start.androidnewtab.com is a browser hijacker that enters your system via malignant plug-in known as HomeTab. The hijacker exhibits quite a few malicious traits as is capable of slowing down your network speed and disrupting browsing experience in general. This particular hijacker was crafted by Simply Tech Ltd. a shady company that has produced infamous applications and extensions like Certified Toolbar and Zapp. These applications are well known by any virtual security professional and are considered to be malign. Start.androidnewtab.com is no exception, and you should remove it urgently.
Start.androidnewtab.com may infiltrate your system in different ways; however, it is usually distributed using bundled software, e.g., DomaIQ. In most cases, bundled software could be intrusive and annoying, or something that you do not need at all; thus you have to pay extra attention while installing any software onto your operating system. Any virtual security professional will give you the same advice: always download your software from official vendor website, as it is your best bet to avoid any bundled of corrupted software and always use the advanced installation because sometimes it allows you to disable the installation of third-party bundled software.
As soon as HomeTab installs on your system your default browser settings alters, your home page switches to start.androidnewtab.com, and your search engine is changes to search.newhometab.com. Just like other browser hijacker creators, Start.androidnewtab.com developers mainly profit from the generated traffic. Often malware distributors or suspicious vendors will pay the developer of the hijacker so these malicious applications would prompt their websites. So search result might turn out to be harmful to your operating system. Thus, it is quite evident why our research team strongly recommends you to remove HomeTab from your computer and restore your browser settings by following the guide provided below.
You should delete everything that associates with Start.androidnewtab.com immediately as it only features negative traits. As mentioned earlier, this hijacker could present you with links to corrupted websites that might be related to the arbitrary code execution exploit meaning that only by visiting these websites the operating system could get infected with Trojans, keyloggers or any other dangerous infections. It could be detrimental as your personal data might be stolen, and you operating system might get corrupted. After you follow the provided manual removal guide, you should scan your system with a licensed malware detection and removal tool because Start.androidnewtab.com hijacker might be capable of restoring itself. Running a professional antimalware tool on your operating system is required if you desire to avoid any other infections in the future and value the content on your hard drive.
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How to manually remove Start.androidnewtab.com
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