Detected that your default search engine was replaced into Searchtosurf.com? If you have tried to reinstall the browser but the Searchtosurf.com still resides on the computer follow the effective removal guide to deal with your problem.
Searchtosurf.com stands for the harmful browser attacker that poses great risks of malicious infection to the compromised PCs. Searchtosurf.com mostly infects browsers including Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome. Basing on the researches of Trojan Killer security Taplika Searchtosurf.com can enter the computer using various methods: via dubious free software installation, spam email attachment, unfamiliar sponsored links, unsafe website visiting as well as careless clicking from dubious contents.
After reaching your PC, Searchtosurf.com disturbs your on-line activities by non-stoppable ads. Through attacking the browser, it changes your default homepage as well as search engine. If you launch your browser or open a new tab within it, you are rerouted to the sponsored web sites. Instead of normal search results you get some strange ads or links containing dangerous infections.. You also notice that the computer performance is decelerated. What’s the worse: this browser hijacker is designed to monitor your on-line activities and record your browsing preferences to deliver you with more relevant ads. It is also able to steal your sensitive details like passwords, credit card numbers, IP address etc. The computer system also becomes very vulnerable computer infections.
To sum up the above-said, this pseudo search engine cannot provide you with the reliable search results or any other useful services. Vice verse, if not to remove it, it will “invite” serious computer infections and it will cost you pretty penny to fix your computer. So, when you find it in your computer, you should remove it immediately. The guide below will show you how to do it.
Removal tool for Searchtosurf.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.