Goo.glesafe.com looks like a legit search engine. It is a website that uses deceptive methods of installation and messes with your browser settings. Some users may think of it as a legit web resource, but because of the way of installation it is not and advised for removal.
When Goo.glesafe.com is in, it will change some of your browser settings like a homepage and a default search engine. These options will be set on Lookineo.com website, you will see this page every time you open your browser or use a search function. The ads of the search result page may do some serious damage to your system, that is why it is not safe to keep this kind of page in your browser.
How does Goo.glesafe.com get into my system?
There are few ways for Goo.glesafe.com hijacker to break in. One of the most common and effective, in this case, would be wrapped installation. Goo.glesafe.com is bundled with another cost-free software program and install along with it during the installation process. Although this is not a malicious website, it is still considered as a hijacker and you might want to remove it. Check the instruction below to do that.
Removal tool for Goo.glesafe.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 Goo.glesafe.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):