CenturyLink.net is a browser hijacker which comes from adware which will make ads surge on your screen. When you see many ads on your browsers, you will soon meet another malicious windows on your browsers and that is it, a browser hijacker.
And CenturyLink.net will control your browser step by step. First, it will scan all your setting and pick up what will be a block for infecting, such as the alert or reminder for suspicious websites and the anti-virus functions. And then, it sure will disable these settings. Besides, it will appear as a searching engine to replace your landing page so that it can push the users to use it. And when the users are cheated and utilize it so that it can increase the clicks for these sites and then make more commissions. After all these sites invade your PC, there is no safe place on your computer. And CenturyLink.net can freely bring in more virus and malware, such as spyware and adware.
CenturyLink.net easily got inside but hard to be deleted. As you know, its maker is able to avoid the hunter of anti-virus application and if it exists on your PC, it doesn’t make any sense for you to just get rid of CenturyLink.net since it will produce more and more CenturyLink.net on your browsers. Therefore, we will suggest you to check the overall situation of your PC, finding it out and them remove both of them.
What will CenturyLink.net do to damage the computer? This browser hijacker establishes connection with remote server to download more severe threats. It uses harmful files to replace your system files to cause security vulnerabilities. And usually, it works with remote hacker to steal your accounts and get your privacy and money.
A simple removal tool for CenturyLink.net virus:
CenturyLink.net virus removal instructions
First, install GridinSoft Trojan Killer Portable on your computer.
Open the program and choose the type of scan you want to run (Recommended Full):
Wait few minutes untill scanning process is over:
Click on “Cure PC!” button to delete CenturyLink.net virus:
STEP 4 (Optional)
Use the reset browser settings tool of Trojan Killer Portable. It will return your browser to a normal state in case of infection. Return to main screen and open Reset Browser menu:
STEP 5 (Optional)
Choose the options you’d like to return to its default state and press Reset:
We hope this simple removal guide and out tool helped you to deal with CenturyLink.net virus and removed it completely from your computer. If it didn’t, or if you have any questions you can leave a comment below or contact out Support team.