Secure-surf.net is a browser redirect adware, which changes configuration settings on internet browser program. This malware can manipulate links produces on search engine result and redirect it to partner web sites. In addition, this adware initializes the browser on a modified default page. It can also install itself as a browser helper object (BHO) to monitor web browsing habit of victims. It sneaks into the system without user’s knowledge via another adware infection. It may also arrive as bundled to freeware and shareware apps.
Generally, Secure-surf.net infection starts with a malware that you may have obtained from malicious program. Malicious sites implementing drive-by-download method can also cause it to enter the browser. Once it initiates, it will begin to release a copy of itself on various locations. Then it also makes some tweaks on the registry, which will allow the redirect to run every time user opens Internet browser. Through these changes, the threat can now have full control over the infected browser.
Secure-surf.net redirect malware will modify homepage of the default browser and set Secure-surf.net as the main page. Additionally, it install other harmful code as a browser helper object, which influences some aspects of your browser program. It normally attacks Edge, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari. The malware modifies the landing page for all search result and makes sure that it will be redirected to this site.
A simple removal tool for Secure-surf.net virus:
Secure-surf.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 Secure-surf.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 Secure-surf.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.