Manual Removal Guide

Hey, there. While I was surfing the Internet, I got a pop-up which was so interesting and then clicked on that pop-up due to curiosity. Later after that my browser started working in a so weird way. I didn’t get any clue on how to get it back to normally. I continued being redirected to again and again. I couldn’t stop it appearing on my screen. It is really pesky webpage. What should I do now? Please help!

Learn More Information About Virus is categorized to the family of the browser hijacker. It is created by the cyber-criminal to do the criminal actions on the aimed computer. Once it accessed your computer, this malicious browser hijacker may infect your usual browsers immediately, such as, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox, etc. This virus used to get into your computer from the help of a third party application on the Internet. With the rapid Internet technology development, the distributions of this virus are varied. In most case, you may get this virus onto your computer while you are browsing some unfamiliar and suspicious websites with the content of child porn and zoophilia. You may also give the chance for the virus while you are downloading “free” applications from the unauthorized websites. This virus can sneak into your computer while you are reading or responding to the spam email as well as its attachment. So, it is greatly suggest you be more cautious while you are online.

Once installed on your computer, you must be attention that this is a malicious website which must be removed as soon as possible. The majority of people maybe think that this website is a usual web. However, when you open a new tab from your homepage, there is a redirection occurring. This malicious hijacker has the ability to rule the compromised computer and then modify the default homepage and the browser’s settings of the computer. Be similar to and, it can use the same tactic to trick the ignorant victims to follow its guide. Once you have noticed that your homepage have changed and you are always redirected by, this means that your computer gets infected by this browser hijacker. Thus, you must take immediately action—manual removal way to get rid this malicious infection as early as possible.

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 Infection

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: 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

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 a harmful redirect infection to the computer. This browser hijacker will control your web browser by change the homepage and search tool, then you have to use its homepage and search engine. However, when you use it to search whatever your favorites, you will find that it cannot offer the correct search result but just redirects you to strange sites. Meanwhile, it traces and records your important data like email password, bank account details and password and so on and send that information to hackers. In this situation, your privacy will be leaked out in public even you may suffer from financial loss or unimaginable troubles. So, if your computer got infected, remove it as soon as you can before it is not too late.

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 on April 21, 2016 6:46 am, last updated on April 21, 2016 6:46 am

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