search.bagonrock.com is a website that looks like a search engine, it may look legit, but this page is a typical browser hijacker. The developers are using lot of deceptive methods of installation and after that this page messes with your browser. It has spread to millions of computer and it is not safe to keep this kind of program inside of your computer.
Once search.bagonrock.com is inside, you will notice that your homepage and default search engine were changed on search.bagonrock.com website. These are main reasons why we consider search.bagonrock.com as a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program. Although this web resource is not malicious, it may show you adverts in the search result that could redirect you on potentially viral links. And visiting such link is not safe for your computer.
How does search.bagonrock.com get into my system?
The search.bagonrock.com fake search engine has several ways of installation. It can be found in viral adverts and redirects, but the most common is a bundle with some application or a random exe file. And as verdict, it is advised to remove search.bagonrock.com browser hijacker and check your computer for such possible files inside. Follow the steps below to do that as soon as you can.
Removal tool for search.bagonrock.com:
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 search.bagonrock.com 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):