Sep 30, 2014

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How a big problem it is! My computer is suffering being redirected by a vicious browser hijacker which is called No matter where I go on the Internet, this browser hijacker just likes a shadow which can follow me anywhere on the computer. I want to delete it from my computer permanently. So I use security tools installed on my computer to detect it and then remove it. What a bad result is that all security tools on my computer can’t take this obstinate browser hijacker away from my computer. Oh, gosh! How to get rid of it then? Any recommendation is so grateful!

More Details about This Browser Hijacker belongs to the family of the browser hijacker which can rule the targeted computer and then change your default browser settings and your homepage. This browser hijacker is designed by cyber hackers to all most popular browsers on the world which include Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. This malicious hijacker is usually bundled with some freeware installations, suspicious websites links, unwanted email attachments, SPAM emails, videos downloads, and so on. Once you do these things online carelessly, then you maybe give the chance for this malicious browser hijacker to sneak into your computer. This browser hijacker is so dangerous and tricky virus which can find any opportunity to access the targeted computer. Once it gets the chance and it will not let it go and then get into your computer with a fast speed with any hesitation. This malicious browser hijacker aims its market totally at random computer users. Therefore, as nowadays the Internet Technology is developing with a rapid speed and the fast spreading of the virus, everyone who surfs the Internet should pay more attention to his behaviors in order to prevent your computer system from being attacked by the vicious virus just like this browser hijacker or other kinds of virus infections such as Trojan, adware, spyware, etc. Hence, for the sake of protecting your computer away from virus attacking, it is strongly advisable that you should use manual removal to clear away this vicious browser hijacker from your computer once it is detected.

Do you know how this malicious hijacker really does once it infected your computer? Once this malicious browser invades your computer, it will rule your computer immediately. Then it will modify your default homepage and browser settings. It can record your online activities and then transfer to the remote cyber hackers. Those malicious cyber criminals will misuse this information which will be a big threat to your personal security. This nasty browser hijacker can generate lots of pop-ups as well as redirect you to visit some malicious and suspicious websites. This annoying hijacker will keep out of browsing the Internet as usual. This kind of hijacker may also install adware into your computer which will be tracking your browsing habits and tempt to make you involved into marketing related projects. Therefore, in order to be away from this virus infection, you should keep an eye on what you do online. Once your computer gets infection, you should take measures to get rid of from your operating system immediately.

Processing manual removal is supposed to have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start and are afraid of making any critical mistakes damaging the computer system, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

The Screenshot of This Browser Hijacker


Primary Symptoms and Potential Risks:

1. It will always redirect you to its web no matter when you start a new tab.
2. It will generate many ads on your screen and you cannot close them.
3. It will change your default homepage and browser settings automatically without your knowledge.
4. Many add-ons will add into your browser with different names.
5. It collects your private information and records your online behaviors.
6. It may bring in other kinds of virus.

Note: If one of symptoms mentioned above is found in your computer, then you must know that your computer is being attacked by the browser hijacker. Since the browser hijacker is so dangerous, once your computer is infected, you should take actions to delete the hijacker. If you are not a computer expert, in case you lose your important data or damage your system, please welcome to contact Yoocare/Yoosecurity Online Expert for help now!

Manual Removal Guide: hijacker hijacks your default browser to redirect your web search results and modifies your default homepage and browser settings. Manual removal is the most effective way to completely uninstall it from an infected computer’s operating system, for the season that this hijacker is so cunning and dangerous, antivirus programs cannot get rid of it permanently. Here are the manual guides for users to remove the annoying hijacker.

1. Clean Add-ons and Extensions

* Internet Explorer:

(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Internet Options

Tools in IE

(2). Click Programs tab, click Manage add-ons and disable the dubious add-ons

* Firefox:

(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Add-ons

Tools in Firefox

(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable

* Google Chrome:

(1). Click Customize and control Google Chrome button → Tools → Extensions

Customize and control Google Chrome button

(2). Disable the extensions of

2. End Relevant Processes

(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab

Windows Task Manager

*For Win 8 Users:

Click More details when you see the Task Manager box

Win 8 Task Manager

And then click Details tab

Details Tab in Win 8 Task Manager

(2). Find out and end’s processes

3. Show Hidden Files

(1). Click on Start button and then on Control Panel

(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization

(3). Click on Folder Options

(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window

(5). Choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window

*For Win 8 Users:

Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options

View in Computer Window

Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

View Tab in Folder Options Window

4. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files

(1). Delete the registry entries related to through Registry Editor Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”

While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete its registry entries

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random

(2). Find out and remove the associated files

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe %AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~random %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


Please don’t be nervous and worried once your computer gets infection of this tricky and malicious browser hijacker. The thing you should be first is that take action to remove this hijacker as soon as you can. Don’t leave it in your computer for a long time. This hijacker is so cunning and risky. It can’t be deleted by any antivirus tool. Manual removal is the most effective and commonly used during the virus removing. As the process of hijacker removal is so difficult and complicated, if you are not a computer expert, you should ask for tech support from Yoocare 24/7 online expert right now!

Suggestion: The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.

Published by & last updated on September 30, 2014 6:19 am

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