Frameseek.com always pops up together with your Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer and your web pages are always being redirected to Frameseek.com? What is Frameseek.com? Cannot find it in the Control Panel and antivirus program does not work to stop it? How can it get into the computer without permission? Is there a helpful guide to remove Frameseek.com completely?
Frameseek.com is a notorious browser hijacker that can change your browser settings without asking you for permission. Major browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer can be affected by it. Frameseek.com sneaks into your computer via bundled installation of some freeware from unsafe sources, malicious websites and spam email attachments. If you want to stay away from it, you shall be careful when surfing the Internet.
Frameseek.com is capable of taking over your browser completely. Your default homepage and search engine are changed and locked at its domain. It pretends to be a legitimate search site with a fake Google search box. Inexperienced users may think it is able to provide useful information. Actually, all you can get are weird websites displaying bogus advertisements and even containing dangerous viruses. Moreover, your computer will perform extremely slowly in starting up and running programs for this hijacker is active and pops up ads frequently when you are using the computer with Internet connection. What is more terrible, the cyber criminals may be able to connect to the infected computer in the backdoor to collect your personal information including bank account and credit card details. Thus, we highly suggest you to remove Frameseek.com as soon as possible before more damages and losses.
Frameseek.com hides deep in the registry entries and can regenerate fast, so it is hard for the antivirus programs to detect it and remove it. Manual removal can be the best to get rid of it. Please be informed that manual removal is complex and any wrong operation will lead to mistakes destroying the computer.
Frameseek.com is a high-risk browser hijacker which will change the homepage and browser settings, and redirect your web search results to random sites containing lots of illegal advertisements, even Trojan, rootkit or other malware virus. Sometimes the antivirus software cannot identify the computer threat accurately and timely or remove it permanently, therefore, manual removal is the best choice to uninstall it completely from your computer. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.
1. Show hidden files
(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on the Folder Options link
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
2. Delete virus files
(1). Delete the related registry entries through Registry Edit
Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the following registry entries listed below:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this browser hijacker.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”
In summary, Frameseek.com is a nasty browser hijacker that can cause annoying redirects. All your search results will be redirected to some random websites containing unreliable advertisements luring you to purchase things and even Trojans or other malware viruses. Besides, Frameseek.com slows down the performance of the infected computer, which will interrupt your work greatly. To make things worse, it may be able to facilitate the cyber criminals to invade the infected computer to record your information. So it is very important to remove it immediately.
Published by & last updated on April 29, 2013 10:32 am