Hey, there. Please help. I am getting an annoying virus on my computer by accident. Now the virus is keeping make chaos on my computer. I can’t use the infected computer normally. What should I do now? As I leaved it on my computer just for a few hours, now my computer gets stuck again and again. Antivirus program can’t do anything help with the removal. If anyone can help you get rid of this virus, I will be so grateful.
Www.v9.com is sorted to be a member of the family of browser hijacker. This is an unwanted program, a malicious fake application and a malicious browser hijacker. This virus is created by vicious cyber criminals to hack computer users’ browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer and so on. This virus usually pretends to be a good search engine to trick you to download this fake application and install it on your computer. It can also be bundled with spam email attachment, freeware downloads, and suspicious websites and so on. If you find this virus on your computer, you are suggested to remove it immediately.
Www.v9.com is a malicious browser hijacker. Once this virus dives into your computer, it will not do anything good for your system. This virus can get into your computer without your permission and knowledge. After the installation, this virus may change your browser settings and default homepage immediately. Hence, no matter when you start your computer or begin a new tab, you will be readdressed to its domain. Otherwise, this virus can distribute lots of pop-ups and ads on your computer. If you ignore this virus and leave it on your computer with the passage of time, things will go worse. As countless pop-ups and ads will chock up your computer and occupy a huge CPU of your system. Additionally, this virus may provide fake information for you if you use it to search something. Search result it provided will direct to some unsafe websites. What’s more, this virus will act as a platform for other infections to get into your computer secretly. The longer you leave this virus on your computer there will be more other infections and damage on your system. Due to this virus, the performance of your computer will be decreased so badly. Therefore, Www.v9.com should be removed when you detected 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!
Www.v9.com 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”
Www.v9.com is a malicious and pesky browser hijacker. It may cause lots of trouble for you after the installation. You may feel so annoying about it. After its installation, it creates web traffic, gathers sales opportunities for other illegal sites online and will display advertisements links on your browsers without your interest. This infection has the ability to block the work of real antivirus and also disable the process of system. What’s more, this adware is capable to record your online habits and violates your confidential information such as password, bank account, user name, bank details IP address and many others information. Furthermore, this adware also slows down the computer speed and creates problem for the computer users. Otherwise, it may bring other viruses into your system which may ruin your computer applications so badly. Hence, in order to protect your computer from damaging, please remove this adware as soon as you detect it. Manual removal way is the best method to get rid of this hijacker.
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 March 24, 2015 6:39 am