How do I remove privatelee.com browser hijacker?
privatelee.com search is a browser hijacker, which may easily invade to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. If you use some other browser, please do not think that you are 100% safe. This browser infection may compromise other browsers, as well. Once the attack is successful, the default search engine and home page will be changed without your permission and knowledge. privatelee.com virus hijacks your searching and displays advertisements and commercial links instead of the normal search result. The sites that you are rerouted by this badware usually contain serious computer infections.
The cyber criminals do their best to infect the PCs and get the access to them, steal the sensitive data related to bank account and password. They record entered search queries, URL’s visited, MAC/IP addresses. It is strongly recommended not to use this pseudo search engine because it may cause the serious problems for you.
In order to avoid such computer issues in future and in not be cleaned out by cyber criminals, you need to know the ways how the computer infections are being usually distribute. The widespread method of the promotion of the computer infections is via free downloads especially video players or video convertor programs. If you click too fast and uncheck customize setup, you may also agree to install some unwanted extra applications by default. Keep away from opening suspicious E-mail attachments, or bundled shareware.
It is better to spend some time reading the installation wizards than spend long hours and money searching the removal solution for neutralizing such “unwanted guests”. It will safeguard you against annoying computer infections. It is really unpleasant experience to have privatelee.com on your PC, but do not give up, if there is a problem there is a solution also. The detailed removal instructions are set forth below. Just carefully follow them and uninstall this attacker without any special efforts on your part.
Removal tool for privatelee.com virus:
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.