Www-homepage.com is classified as dangerous browser redirect virus which does not miss any chance to penetrate into the vulnerable computer and carry out a series of malicious actions. It is smart enough to comprise Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and so on. When one tries to go to the web, he/she is redirected to some dubious web sites. You are also bombarded with tons of pop-ups, advertisement banners sponsored links etc.
We should admit that these links may lead users to the sites where various malware are distributed. If one visits them, the viruses may be automatically installed on the computers out of the awareness of the PC owners. The presence of this junkware may worsen the performance of the infected PC as well. The Internet connection may also become very slow.
Www-homepage.com comes bundled with free programs and it gains access to the browser where it installs itself as an extension or a tool bar. This browser hijacker is quite notorious toolbar. It changes the default homepage and search engine without the permission of the PC owner. Further, this attacker may tune up some setting of the compromised browser that all searches are redirected through www-homepage.com.
Www-homepage.com is an absolutely useless search engine, which does’t really provide users with any relevant results. It just floods the screen with annoying ads which appear in the home page of the hijacked browser. Plus, the search results are full of annoying ads and sponsored links. Clicking on them is very dangerous. We recommend you not to do it and instead delete www-homepage.com browser hijacker from your computer.
Www-homepage.com can be removed in two different methods. One of them involves manual removal, whereas the other method stands for automatic uninstallation. For this purpose one need to download powerful anti-malware software, perform the complete system scan and remove all detected items associated with www-homepage.com. Both of these methods are effective, is very well explained in the guide below. Please feel free to contact us at any time of your preferbence if you need any further assistance on our part.
Removal tool for www-homepage.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.