Urgent problem! There are so many pop-ups displaying on my computer. I don’t know where these pop-ups come from. Each time I started my browsing, I always be readdressed to a web page which is named Luckybeginning.com. The search result it provided doesn’t contain the things I need. I googled about this web site, the result was telling me that it is a browser hijacker. Now so many pesky things are continuing to mess up my computer. What should I do? How can I get my computer back to normal? Can anyone help me out of this hard situation? Thank you very much!
Luckybeginning.com belongs to the malicious browser hijacker which is spread through the widely used Internet. This kind of computer infection is created by cyber criminals with the purpose of messing up the compromised computer system so as to do lots of malicious things on your system. How does this virus get into your computer without your permission and knowledge? This virus can sneak into your computer secretly as it can get help with the third party application. Commonly, this virus may be associated with risky websites, free downloads and spam email attachments and so on. Due to this hijacker can dive into your computer by many channels, so you have to pay more attention on your online activities. Once you detect this virus on your computer, please remove it without any hesitation.
Once this virus grasps the chance to add into your computer, it may conduct the vicious thing immediately. After the entering, this virus may create malevolent files, corrupts registry, enable blue screen error making your system dead. The most obvious symptom is that all the installed browsers are modified automatically, including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome and so on. Along with that, you may find that your default homepage is changed to be this virus’s domain. Once it makes change on your computer, it has the ability to ask you to Update applications using on your computer. Meanwhile, this virus may add some ads-on, plug-ins and other items on your computer without your consent. So, you may find that your CPU may be run out by the ads and pop-ups. It may greatly affect your computer performance. You may get web crashed while you are browsing. Otherwise, this virus may open a backdoor for remote hacker entering your computer so as to steal your important information. Your computer is in great risk. You are strongly recommended to eliminate this browser hijacker without delay.
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!
Luckybeginning.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”
Luckybeginning.com can is a tricky browser hijacker. Once installed on your computer, this virus is capable of accessing your confidential data and the transfer to the remote backers, such as credit card number, login information of online net banking accounts and others. This infection is created similarly to the genuine search engine like Google or yahoo but in real it is a kind of virus which may not provide you anything good. The result link may contain other kind of viruses like spyware, malware, adware etc.. Or it may redirect you to visit some malicious web site which may contain viruses. One words, this virus is with great of danger. When you detect it on your computer, please take measure to get rid of it.
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 May 19, 2015 10:33 pm
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