Ww2.hitfollower.info occupies your web browsers after you download or install something? Do you feel annoyed about the constant redirect to Ww2.hitfollower.info? Cannot remove it via the antivirus programs since they can find nothing related to Ww2.hitfollower.info? Do you want to know a safe way to remove it completely? Please review the post to know more.
Ww2.hitfollower.info is a notorious browser hijacker that can change your browser settings without asking you for permission. It is able to attack all major browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Usually, you may suffer from this hijacker if you accidentally open spam email attachments, visit hacked websites and download some unknown freeware.
Ww2.hitfollower.info is able to take over your browser, change default homepage and prevent you from changing back by modifying browser settings, DNS settings and HOST files. You will be redirected to some other unwanted pages every time you visit websites. Those pages contain a lot of unreliable advertisements and even other 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 worse, it can be hacked by the cyber criminals to drop rootkit, Trojans and key-logger into the computer, which facilitates the cyber criminals to record your online behaviors. Thus, we highly suggest you to remove this redirect as soon as possible before more damages and losses.
No antivirus programs can detect Ww2.hitfollower.info redirect for it is hiding deep in the computer system. It pretends to be a part of the system to escape from the removal of antivirus programs. Manual removal can be the best to get rid of it. Please review the following manual removal guide and be more careful during the removal in case of any mistakes damaging the system.
Ww2.hitfollower.info 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 a word, Ww2.hitfollower.info is a horrible redirect that is capable of sneaking into your computer without your awareness and also secretly performing obnoxious activities. 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, it facilitates the cyber criminals to access the infected computer to gather users’ sensitive information for profitable use. So it is very important to remove it immediately.
Published by & last updated on June 18, 2013 9:36 am