Privacysecurity.info is a web page that shows you fake warnings about malware and viruses in your system. This page uses deceptive ways to be opened in your system and install viruses. It has already spread to lots of computers and should be removed as soon as possible.
Privacysecurity.info opens in your browser and locks itself in it. This page shows you fake alerts about viruses in your system and advised you to connect with a tech support. You should not make any calls on provided phone numbers or click on any links on this page, this will only lead to further infection.
How does Privacysecurity.info get into my system?
Privacysecurity.info uses tricky and deceptive method to be opened in your browser. Viral advertising, email spam messaging and wrapped installations are very common in this case. If you have found this browser hijacker in your system it is advised to remove it as soon as possible. Check the removal instruction below and follow the steps to deal with this threat in no time.
Removal tool for Privacysecurity.info:
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 Privacysecurity.info 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):