BrowserModifier.SearchExtender is the latest malware to be affecting computer systems across the World Wide Web. Also further classified as a Worm infection, BrowserModifier.SearchExtender may attempt to compromise the infected computer system, and could - amongst many other dubious tactics - attempt to deliver various advertisements to the users\' system.
A computer system infected with BrowserModifier.SearchExtender may tend to display the following warning signs, as BrowserModifier.SearchExtender tends to display the following properties:
• Creates a hidden window which can be used to run other programs without your knowledge
Should your system be experiencing any of the above mentioned symptoms, chances are there is malware present.
As with many of these type malware applications, there are a few vulnerabilities targeted, so is best to steer away from the following forms of applications:
1. P2P (Peer-to-Peer) Networks
In order to prevent BrowserModifier.SearchExtender from infiltrating your system, there are a number of steps one can take, which include the following:
1. Install a comprehensive anti-spyware product
To avoid unnecessary risk of further damaging your computer system, you should make use of a good legitimate and reliable spyware remover, which will come equip with all the necessary tools needed to rid your system of all nefarious activity allowed to enter into the system BrowserModifier.SearchExtender.
How to manually remove BrowserModifier.SearchExtender
Files associated with BrowserModifier.SearchExtender infection:
BrowserModifier.SearchExtender DLL's to remove:
Remove BrowserModifier.SearchExtender registry entries: