How do I delete search.secure-dm.com hijacker?
There are millions of users who have suddenly seen this nasty hijacker called search.secure-dm.com in their browsers. By the way, note that this particular issue may occur with all major browsers, such as Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Other browsers, of course, are not the exception and can be touched by it too.
This search.secure-dm.com infection is commonly set in the home page of your browser. However, to look for the information through this particular hijacker will not really provide you with any relevant search results. Instead, you will be permanently brought to all kinds of unsafe domains, through which your system may be even more deeply infected with malware.
How does search.secure-dm.com get into my system?
To sum up, search.secure-dm.com is not really the good program for your PC. We recommend you to be very careful when you deal with free software. Do not permit any concealed installations to occur in your system. Always select the option of a custom (advanced) installation to prevent any unwanted junk from entering your system.
How to remove search.secure-dm.com?
If you detect search.secure-dm.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 search.secure-dm.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 search.secure-dm.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):