click.get-amazing-results.com (as known as get-amazing-results.com virus) belongs to browser hijacker virus which can totally mess up your browser setting. It aims to modify the settings of your browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox or Google Chrome and make you have a hard time while surfing online. This redirect virus mainly hijacks your search engine so that you can’t use Google or Bing and Yahoo to search things you want. Instead, you will be redirect to its malicious website which poses as a search engine that doesn’t contain any real search services at all.
Most of time, this redirect virus can be installed from unsafe freeware, shareware or advertising-supported programs such as various browser add-ons or toolbars. It is designed to offer fraudulent search results and force your web browser to click.get-amazing-results.com constantly so as criminals can use the artificial traffic to boost affiliate payments. Links that provided by this fake search engine may redirect you to blank websites, to advertisements or even to malicious websites which will show you misleading information and try to attack your PC. Also it may keep track of your internet browsing data and send your browsing history data to remote location servers which compromise your privacy seriously. The longer it stays in your computer, the more danger it will bring to your computer. Thus, you should get rid of this virus without any hesitation.
It belongs to browser hijacker virus which can totally mess up your browser setting.
It changes your default DNS configuration and blocks you accessing your favorite sites.
It may install some malware in your computer such as Cheshire Police Authority Virus and An Garda Síochána.Ireland’s National Police Service Virus to lock your computer and make bad influence without your consent.
It degenerates your computer performance gradually.
Considering this malware can’t be fixed by any security tools, uses can use the manual guide below to fix this issue without any risk.
1. Clear all the cookies of your affected browsers.
Click on the “Tools” menu and select “Options”.
Click the “Under the Bonnet” tab, locate the “Privacy” section and click the “Clear browsing data” button.
Select “Delete cookies and other site data” to delete all cookies from the list.
Open Internet explorer window
Click the “Tools” button
Point to “safety” and then click “delete browsing history”
Tick the “cookies” box, then click “delete”
Click on Tools, then Options, select Privacy
Click “Remove individual cookies”
In the Cookies panel, click on “Show Cookies”
To remove a single cookie click on the entry in the list and click on the “Remove Cookie button”
To remove all cookies click on the “Remove All Cookies button”
2. Remove all add-ons and extensions
Google Chrome: Wrench Icon > Tools > Extensions
Mozilla Firefox: Tools > Add-ons (Ctrl+Shift+A)
Internet Explorer: Tools > Manage Add-ons
3. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
4. Remove all the malicious files manually.
click.get-amazing-results.com virus can cause annoying redirection and happen when you use Internet explorer, Mozilla Firefox, even Google Chrome to browse online. Being as a redirect virus, it keeps tracking of computer users’ online activity and causing web browser to display unwanted advertisements and pop-up windows. It poses huge risk for all the computer systems. If you have been forced to visit those unwanted websites against your authorization, particularly for click.get-amazing-results.com domain, you must immediately remove this malicious virus as soon as possible in order to secure your computer.
Published by Sarah Poehler & last updated on June 7, 2013 7:58 am