Hey, there. How are you? I am so suck these days. I am encountering a big problem now. I am keeping being redirected to a websites named get.sad9876.info. The malicious website makes me feel pesky a lot. I want to remove it from my computer right now. But Norton or Macfee can’t remove this virus completely as I removed it with either of them. When I restart the computer, this malware will pop up again and again. I have no idea what I can do to remove this virus. It is so difficult for me to get rid of it. Please help you out of this problem. Thank you!
Get.sad9876.info is sorted to an adware infection that belongs to the family of browser hijacker which is designed by cyber hackers to attack Internet browsers such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, and Mozilla Firefox, and so on. Once this vicious adware access your system, it may take control of your computer and then distributes numerous third party ads. This hijacker sneaks into computer system with being bundled with free software from the Internet or with spam email attachments or with unwanted emails or suspicious websites. Thus, you should be careful on your online activities when you are browsing.
Once get.sad9876.info gets into your system, this malicious adware tends to show annoying pop-up notifications every time users start browsing on the Internet. One of the most typical symptoms of this adware is that pop-up notifications will be displayed when you are visiting shopping sites such as eBay, Amazon and others. Once this vicious infection invades on your computer, it can easily damage important registries, important files and sensitive information. Otherwise, it has the ability to modify your primary home and search engine page during browsing the Internet. Moreover, the ads it generates may occupy a huge CPU which may affect the performance of the computer that result in system degradation and slow speed of browser. Furthermore, this adware can silently collect valuable information from your system like credit card details, banking information and etc. Then it will transfer them to remote cyber hackers who will misuse your information in the illegal way. Hence, both of your personal security and computer security may stay in a risky situation. So it is important to get rid of this virus from your computer as soon as you detect it on your system.
1. It can be added to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers without your notification.
2. You are rerouted to some unknown sponsored websites that you have never seen before when you surfing online.
3. You can get a bunch of popup ads show on the webpage which you are browsing.
4. It can be installed on your computer slightly.
5. This browser hijacker can introduce various infections and unwanted programs onto your system,
6. It can investigate your browsing behavior and gather your input information online.
7. It is also responsible for collecting computer user’s private information like IP address and online traces for unethical using of online marketing.
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!
Get.sad9876.info 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
(2). Click Programs tab, click Manage add-ons and disable the dubious add-ons
(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Add-ons
(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable
* Google Chrome:
(1). Click Customize and control Google Chrome button → Tools → Extensions
(2). Disable the extensions of this virus
2. End Relevant Processes
(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab
*For Win 8 Users:
Click More details when you see the Task Manager box
And then click Details tab
(2). Find out and end this hijacker’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
Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
4. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files
(1). Delete the registry entries related to this browser hijacker 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”
Get.sad9876.info is a risky and pesky browser hijacker. Once this adware dives into your system, it will do lots of harmful things on your computer, which will make you mad. The most important thing is that this infection can’t be removed by any other antivirus program. This virus has the ability to change your registry settings and other important windows system files. It is said that if you don’t remove this virus in time when you find it on your computer, it can cause a complete computer crash. Otherwise, lots of pop-ups and ads are distributed from this adware’s websites. This adware may add itself into your registry. As a result, you will be redirected when you start browsing or open a new tab. Due to this adware, you may not do your works on your computer normally as before. If you want to get your computer back to the normal mode, you should follow the above step by step removal guide to remove this malicious adware without any delay. If you don’t know how to start, please contact Yoocare 24/7 Hours Online Expert for further assistance.
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 December 21, 2014 9:38 pm