How to get rid of Websearch.pu-result.info Virus from my browser completely? I just suffering from this troublesome issue and don’t know how I got it. Is it going to permanently take over my default search engine? Is it trying to redirect you to unknown websites? Does it slow down your computer speed? You shouldn’t use it as a default search engine and do not keep it in your computer is you have never seen this before.
Websearch.pu-result.info Virus is classified as a fake search engine which will hijacks your browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or other additional browser that exists in your computer. Its icon looks resemble to famous search engine. People are usually confused by its parallel looking and consider it as a new safe website. When the webpage is opened, you will see a search box in the middle with some strange ads in the bottom. The ads are usually contains other threat such as Trojan horse or Malware to infect your computer and takes over the whole system. If you want to search something on its domain, your search result will be hijacked and you cannot get the true result you want.
The browser hijacker is usually created to kidnap browsers and slow down computer performance. When an injection is done, the browser is always redirected to some malicious sites or some strange advertising site. It tricks PC users to click the link so that they can get money from provider or from infected users. It will intentionally compromises your default Internet settings to avoid being depleted by security software. That means you cannot remove it by simply running anti-virus. To remove it completely, the best way is to remove it by manually.
Websearch.pu-result.info Virus is a 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). 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
. Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
(1). Delete the related registry entries virus 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.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random“.exe”
Websearch.pu-result.info Virus is defined as a browser hijacker that will redirect PC users to some malicious websites with several pop-up to promote its products and prevent from performing normal website. It will show its domain or unsafe site as homepage instead of the real search result you want to search for. It will change the browser settings so that cannot be easily removed and stop you from getting your favorites back. This virus is also able to slow down network speed and bring in other threat into the infected computer.
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Published by & last updated on July 26, 2013 5:29 am