- Hijacks homepage
You launch your browser and suddenly find Home.SearchPile.com as your new home page? We have bad news for you: You may have been infected with a browser hijacker. Obviously, the real problem is not that it changes the home page settings in all the major browsers, but the fact that it may expose you to harmful third-party content. It is also possible that this hijacker comes on-board along with other malware. Before long, your system could be struggling with a number of infections. There is no doubt that you should remove Home.SearchPile.com in order to avoid damage to your operating system or your personal data. Read on to learn more about this malware infection, i.e., to know your “enemy.”
There is a good chance that you did not install this browser hijacker knowingly. It is possible though that you did initiate the download of the free software package in which Home.SearchPile.com was traveling to infect your computer. However, the truth about packages is that they may be packed with malware alongside legitimate free software. If you happen to install such a bundle and do not opt out in time, you may infect your system with several malware programs. In this case, it is possible that there are adware applications present on your computer. While some users may think that those are simply innocent advertising programs, we must tell you that even the least suspicious ad might be linked to an unreliable third-party website. Do you want to be sure you do not end up on one of those? Delete Home.SearchPile.com and all other infections, and your computer will be a more secure virtual kingdom.
This browser hijacker offers a search tool that actually redirects your queries to different search engines based on your locality. Interestingly enough, Home.SearchPile.com has been gaining more visitors in Pakistan and Algeria lately, but it does not mean that you cannot get infected with it wherever you are on the planet. If you want to keep safe, we advise you to refrain from using this hijacker for searching the web. Home.SearchPile.com may modify the results pages and inject third-party ads and sponsored links into them. No one can guarantee the safety of the linked websites. Therefore, it is possible to end up on a corrupt website and get scammed by criminals. Removing Home.SearchPile.com from your system can help you in not being exposed to such content. But you also need to try to stay away from unfamiliar or questionable websites in the future for your own sake.
Finally, it is time to say farewell. Not to us though, because we are not planning to go anywhere. However, hopefully, you also realize that you have to get rid of Home.SearchPile.com once and for all. If you want to do that manually, simply reset your browsers by following our guide below the article. If you prefer automated solutions, we recommend using a trustworthy malware remover. That is also the best way to make sure that all other potential threats will be eliminated. Please remember that you can also prevent malicious attacks by keeping all your software and drivers up-to-date. Do not give a chance to cyber criminals to exploit outdated vulnerabilities.