Govomix.searchalgo.com has been actively infecting all widely used browsers recently. Users may notice this govomix.searchalgo.com to be set in the home pages of all their available browsers. Also, when they search for some information through this page, they will not be able to get any beneficial data.
Govomix.searchalgo.com as a hijacker may implant actively all widely used browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. You may notice that the hijacker causes your system to function extremely slow. This is because it causes high CPU usage and consumes a lot of system resources. Hence, your PC works extremely unstable.
How does Govomix.searchalgo.com get into my system?
It is important to be adware of the fact how exactly this hijacker is spread in the web. Govomix.searchalgo.com may be bundled by default with some other free applications you might decide to install into your system. So, whenever you find some beneficial program (in your opinion), don`t hurry up to click on those “Install” buttons. You need to pay close attention to the information contained in its installer to avoid any unpleasant surprises. Stay safe!
How to remove Govomix.searchalgo.com?
If you detect Govomix.searchalgo.com and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Govomix.searchalgo.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Govomix.searchalgo.com in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):