Search.searchmoose.com is considered as a nasty browser hijacker and also a PUP. The program aims to hijack all the well-known internet browsers, for example Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. The software cannot help you to search helpful data. Really, it will change your browser settings and track your confidential data.
The browser hijacker is not proven app and should not be used as a regular search engine unless you wish some infections and viruses. All these search results are irrelevant. Generally, such results can contain a plenty of commercial links that look legitimate. For these reasons, we advise you not to click on anything you see while using the malware.
How does Search.searchmoose.com get into my system?
Actually, the program uses a tricky approach to sneak into the system. This annoying program often comes packed with cost-free application. Thus, you may think that you install one well-known program, but bundled you get additional software, such as Search.searchmoose.com.
Removal tool for Search.searchmoose.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Search.searchmoose.com in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):