May 26, 2015


There are so many ads and pop-ups on your screen? You can’t delete them completely? You don’t know why you get such kind of stuffs on your computer? AVG continues send you the report on the malicious threats on your system, including It keeps interrupt you from normal work on your computer? It is so pesky, isn’t it? How to do then? Here is a guide for manual removal this kind of browser Hijacker.

More Information About Browser Hijacker is a browser hijacker which is made by malicious cyber criminals. This hijacker seems like a good and legit web site as other public web domain such as Google and Bing which provide users useful information. However, the fact shows that this web is a browser hijacker which may bring lots of troubles to computer users once they install this fake domain on your system. This virus may get into your computer through kinds of channels. It is widely distributed on the Internet. So computer users around the world may be infected by this hijacker. Well, this hijacker may change your settings like your browser settings and homepage settings. It may modify your homepage to its domain so as to redirect you to its domain to make profit. browser hijacker claims to be a smart and good search engine which is to help you get more information from the Internet on its domain for the sake of saving you lots of time. As a contrary, if you keep this fake site on your computer, you may not get any useful information from the Net but it may spread tons of commercial ads and pop-up on your system. Once you clicked on the ad link, its provider may get the benefit. With your browser settings changing, you may not surfing the Internet normally. You will not only be redirected to its domain, but also be addressed to visit some malicious web sites. With the help of this virus, your computer may become vulnerable and kinds of spyware, adware, malware may sneak into your system more easily. Otherwise, your provide information may be released by this infection and transferred to remote hackers. To be in brief, is a malicious browser hijacker which is needed to be removed as soon as you find it on your computer.

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.

Basic Symptoms and Potential Risks of

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!

Manual Removal Guide: 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 this virus

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 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

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 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”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

Conclusion is risky and annoying browser hijacker. Once this virus gets into your system, you may find that lots of random pop-up ads from its domain within Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome. Then no matter which browser you start to browse, you may get redirected to some unwanted websites or its domain. In addition, this virus does not allow you to surf normally over the web and creates unwanted pop ups or fake advertisement to chock up your CPU. As a result, your computer may work more slowly than before. This virus may sneak into your system through freeware programs or malicious links from hacked website. Briefly speaking, this hijacker is totally a dangerous threat on your computer and should not be allowed to remain in your computer any longer. Only manual removal way is the best and most effective way 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.

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