- Hijacks homepage
- Changes default search engine
Coolersearch.com is a search engine that can replace the search engine and a New Tab page on Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and, probably, Internet Explorer browsers. It seems that IMALI - N.I. MEDIA LTD has developed Coolersearch.com. In addition, it is clear that Coolersearch.com is hosted on 188.8.131.52 IP address, which reveals that the location of its server is Virginia, USA. Coolersearch.com itself is registered on the GODADDY.com domain, and it is really popular in Mexico, Spain, and Iran. Specialists warn computer users that Coolersearch.com is becoming more popular and popular, which means that thousands of careless users might encounter Coolersearch.com. If this has already happened to you, we suggest getting rid of Coolersearch.com as soon as possible. Do not forget that it affects several browsers, so you have to eliminate Coolersearch.com from all of them.
Researchers have managed to find out that Coolersearch.com is hosted on the same server as such search engines as searchinsocial.com, safesidesearch.com, newtab-tvsearch.com, and iqasearch.com, which suggests that the author of all these search engines is the same. This explains the fact why all these search engines are so similar and act in the same way. As we have already mentioned, Coolersearch.com changes search page to us.search.yahoo.com and New Tab page to http://coolersearch.com. At first sight, Coolersearch.com looks like a really trustworthy search provider because it allows users to search for the information, access movies, social, and sports websites as well as go to Facebook, Gmail, Instagram, YouTube, and other popular web pages.
Even though Coolersearch.com looks like a very useful search engine, specialists at pcthreat.com say that it is not that decent. First of all, it might provide users with the modified search results (i.e. search results full of untrustworthy links and third-party ads). Unfortunately, there is a risk that they will redirect users to untrustworthy third-party web pages. What is more, our specialists have found another disturbing fact about Coolersearch.com. They believe that Coolersearch.com might collect information about you, for example, there is no doubt that it will record IP address, referral data, browser type, the date and time a user visited Coolersearch.com, search terms, links you decide to click on, and, finally, broad demographic information. As can be seen, Coolersearch.com collects a number of important details. We cannot guarantee that it will not send these details to third-parties. Therefore, users who want to protect their privacy should go for the Coolersearch.com removal right now.
Coolersearch.com usually adds extensions to all the browsers in order to be able to function. In some cases, users add those extensions themselves; however, Coolersearch.com can enter systems in software bundles too. Our researchers say that it is very likely that users will see a pop-up with an offer to set Coolersearch.com too. Users have to be more cautious in order to prevent unwanted changes to be applied to your browsers. Our specialists say that they should not click on any ads, suspicious links, and, of course, download programs from unreliable third-party web pages. It is also advisable to install a security tool on the system. It will prevent all kinds of untrustworthy programs from entering systems. Of course, you have to be more cautious yourself too.
You should not keep Coolersearch.com on your browsers because this search engine is not reliable. As you already know, it might even put your system at risk in a short period of time. If you do not want this to happen, delete Coolersearch.com from your system as soon as possible. You can remove extensions from browsers yourself, you can reset your browsers, or you can scan your system with an automatic malware remover, such as SpyHunter. We are sure that this tool will remove all the existing infections from your system, and will protect your system from future threats that might be much more serious.
How to get rid of Coolersearch.com