How to get rid of websearch.fastosearch.info? Specific Removal Guide
Websearch.fastosearch.info is a fake search engine that enters your computer in a deceptive way and affects your web browser. All popular browsers are risky to be compromised: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and some others. If installed, it replaces your homepage, new tab page, and default search. It can change your registry files, DNS settings etc. Every time you try to search anything, Websearch.fastosearch.info redirects you towards the affiliate websites. The hackers that make money through pay per click programs used this tool. Websearch.fastosearch.info displays lots of unwanted advertisements and sponsored links in your search result. Your computer and internet speed become very slow than usual. Probably you will see many unfamiliar add-ons are automatically installed with your web browser. It also has an ability to track your on-line activities and steal your private information. So, there is no need to persuade you that this program is worth to be removed.
If you pit wits against the question how this badware could penetrate into your PC, we will tell you. Websearch.fastosearch.info goes bundled with free program and set for an automatic installation along with a free program while the ability of a user to notice its presence is often somehow obscured, or it is combined with other options related to a free program used as a host for adware and hidden under “typical installation” So, it is difficult to prevent its penetration. One should always carefully read the End User License Agreements or Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process of software as you will agree to install the unwanted programs by default. If you are offered Advanced or Custom installation, make sure to use this option. Deselect the installation of all unfamiliar applications.
We have prepared the detailed removal tutorial. We would recommend you to look through it. We hope you will find it easy and effective. When all instructions are done, run the reputable anti-virus program to be sure that your PC system is clean. Always contact us if any problems occur in the course of removing this badware. Good Luck!
Removal tool for Websearch.fastosearch.info hijacker:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.