Get rid of search2.fc-cmf.com browser hijacker

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The search2.fc-cmf.com web page is considered as a browser hijacker. It looks like a legit search engine with all needed components, but it presents a danger to your privacy. This web resource uses deception and lies to break into your system without you noticing it and then start to mess with your browser settings.


search2.fc-cmf.com

search2.fc-cmf.com

After successful installation, search2.fc-cmf.com will change your browser by altering a home page a default search provider. This will make your browser show this hijacker every time you open it. Although this page is not malicious, it is a browser hijacker that can track your search keywords, IP address, and other information. Cyber criminals can intercept this kind of information. Also, you can notice adverts and pop-ups on search result page, they could be viral and redirect you on malicious pages. Visiting such pages can do a lot of damage to your system.

How does search2.fc-cmf.com get into my system?

There are a lot of ways to break inside of the computer. search2.fc-cmf.com uses bundling methods of breaking into users` systems. In this method a hijacker wrapped in the installation of another program and installs along with it without your permission.These are main reasons why we advise you to remove search2.fc-cmf.com from you system as soon as you can. Check the removal guide below and follow the instructions.


Removal tool for search2.fc-cmf.com:

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with search2.fc-cmf.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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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