How to delete viceIce.com hijacker?
ViceIce.com is a harmful software. It is categorized as a browser hijacker. Worst of all, it will try to install other viruses and infections on your PC. Furthermore, this unwanted program may infect all your web browsers, for example Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera and Chrome. It will display any types of pop-ups or banners. We advice you to delete viceIce.com virus from your computer.
Firstly, viceIce.com virus may slow down your PC performance. Also, the hijacker changes the home page of all your internet browsers. Usually, it can not provide you with relevant information. Therefore, the malware may lead you to suspicious domains. Keep in mind, these pop up advertisements will try to present you some products or service that you have searched for in before. Unfortunately, this is attributed to ViceIce virus’s ability to control your browsing habits, history and search logs.
How does ViceIce.com get into my system?
Nowadays, viceIce.com hijacker is actively distributed via free software. This deceptive way is called bundling. Thus, you may install any virus, including viceIce.com by default. If you are an user who prefers to deal with cost-free software, you should read the information contained in the EULAs. This simple rule will help you to protect your system from malware in time.
How to remove ViceIce.com?
If you detect viceIce.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 ViceIce.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 ViceIce.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):