Httpswork.com is considered a Browser hijacker application, or as is categorized by some experts as a search hijacker. What Httpswork.com main goal is – is to spread the rogueware: Desktop Security 2010 to as many unsuspecting users as possible.
What this entails is that Httpswork.com will make use of covert and/or undocumented tactics to ensure a way of penetrating a computer system; once embed within a system, it will then redirect the browser to its affiliate websites.
Httpswork.com is known to contain the following properties:
- Creates a startup registry entry.
A computer infected with Httpswork.com may display the following basic symptoms, which a computer user should look out for:
• Slow computer performance:
• New desktop shortcuts or switched homepage:
• Annoying pop-up messages:
One will need to remove Httpswork.com from the infected computer system, as soon as it has been detected. The thing about Httpswork.com, and many malware applications, is the fact that it is extremely difficult to delete from an infected system.
I would recommend that one should make use of a reliable and legitimate, fully functional, up-to-date anti-spyware application, to remove Httpswork.com and all its components from the infected computer system.