WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info is classified as a browser hijacker, which is distributed being added to other free downloads. If installed, it will change your browser homepage to make you rerouted to WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info. Websearch.ExitingSearch.info provides you with tons of advertisements and sponsored links in your queries. The WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info hijacker is the engine developed by hackers to attract the traffic to the certain sites and increase advertising revenue.
WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info is not so dangerous as a virus, but it causes a lot of inconveniences for those who keep it on the computer. It will change the default or custom settings of the browser including the home page, search settings and in some cases will modify Internet Explorer’s load time threshold, place a lock file within Firefox to prevent the reputable programs from disabling the browser’s Content Security Policy in order to allow for cross site scripting of the plugin.
Usually it is a big surprise to detect WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info badware on your computer because, as we have already mentioned above, it penetrates bundled with some freeware. For instance, if you install the “Fast Free Convertor” program, you will also agree to change your browser homepage and default search engine to WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info.
But if you decide to delete the “Fast Free Convertor” program from your computer, your web browser’s default settings will not be restored. The only way to get rid of this unwanted tool is to remove it manually.
In order to prevent the intrusion of such PUPs in future, you are recommended the careful reading of install wizards and giving preferences to custom or advanced installations. You will spend more time but you will be able to timely decline such installations as this WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info browser hijacker. Deselect anything that is not familiar or suspicious for you, especially optional software that you never intended to download and install.
Removal tool for WebSearch.ExitingSearch.info hijacker:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.