Hey, there. Why was I keeping being redirected to Search.Jaijobox.com while I was on my browser Internet Explorer these days? I cleared my history and website data. But nothing was changed after that. I was still redirected to its domain. I remembered I just clicked on a Walmart coupon while I was browsing. Later after that my computer worked more and more slowly and weirdly. I did a reach online and found that Search.Jaijobox.com is known as a browser hijacker virus. What should I do now? Can antivirus application help remove this virus completely? Please help!
Search.Jaijobox.com is classified as malicious browser hijacker virus which may not do anything normal on your browser. This infection was created by cyber criminals and used to hacker the kinds of browser such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Safari and so on. People used to get this hijacker when they clicked on something malicious online, such as vicious ads or links or pop-ups. In addition, virus may get into users’ computer while they are downloading and installing some “free” applications onto their computer without reading the Terms and Agreement carefully and rechecking the standard of the website twice. Besides, this infection may be attached to the spam email. If you read the spam email or downloads spam email attachment, then you may get this virus onto your system. Moreover, it may be associated to the unsafe websites such as porn websites, child pornography websites. If you visited this kind of websites, you may bring the virus into your computer as well. Please go online safely. Do not visit any unknown website or click on any automatic pop-up/ads, or your computer will be infected by the virus.
What will Search.Jaijobox.com virus do if it was added onto your computer? Once infected by this infection, your computer will not work normally any more unless you remove it completely. First of all, once infected, it will take control of all your online activities immediately and then direct you to its domain quickly. Secondly, once installed, you may find that all your browser settings and default homepage and search engine are changed as Search.Jaijobox.com without your consent and knowledge. So, you will be redirected to its domain again and again while you are online. Otherwise, you may get lots of pop-ups, ads, coupons and banners stuck on your computer screen. You can’t end all of them completely. What’s more, lots of unknown program will be run automatically at your background as soon as you boot your computer. Your system CPU will be taken over by a large part. So, you can’t use your computer doing anything normally. This hijacker will keep interrupting your online activities. It is so annoying. If you want to use your computer as usual, you are strongly recommended to remove this infection as soon as you can. Antivirus likes Norton can’t remove this infection completely. Only manual removal guide can get rid of this infection clearly.
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!
Search.Jaijobox.com 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
(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”
Search.Jaijobox.com is a fake search website which is sorted to be the browser hijacker family. This hijacker will get into your computer through the help of third party application such as spam emails and its attachments, infected ads and pop-up, suspicious links and websites. Once you get this virus into your computer, it will do kinds of malicious thing to prevent you from using the computer normally. This infection will record all your online activities and cookies and then collect your online data such as credit card information, bank account information and online shopping data and so on. Virus will pilfer your information and then transfer the data to remote hackers who may use your information to do illegal things. Due to this virus, your computer will work more and more slowly. This infection is a great potential threat to your system. It is better to remove Search.Jaijobox.com from your computer as soon as you detect 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 February 29, 2016 5:30 am