How do I delete hijacker infection?

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This site is therefore fairly classified as a nasty browser hijacker currently spreading actively in the world wide web. You may notice its presence in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge.. You may notice its presence in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge.

The hijacker is the part of other annoying application called TheBrowser. So, if you install TheBrowser, you will also notice that penetrated into your PC as well. The purpose of this hijacker is to display plenty of intrusive ads to generate revenue for its distributors, and to collect sensitive (private) information about your browsing habits.

How does get into my system?

The hijacker and TheBrowser program are by default bundled with a lot of other free software. So, you definitely should be very careful not to permit any hidden installations to occur in your system without your consent or approval. Stay safe and get rid of this infection as explained in the guidelines below.

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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