Category Hijackers

Tutorials on removing different type of hijackers.

How to uninstall (remove) Search-direct.net

What is Search-direct.net Search-direct.net is a fake search engine, which hijacks your browsers (Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Edge, and Internet Explorer). Hijacker comes bundled with free software’s web-clients and downloaders, without user consent. At first look, SearchDirect seems a…

How to uninstall (remove) Instantsafeweb.com

What is Instantsafeweb.com Instantsafeweb.com is a fake search engine that may show up in a browser without user consent. After infiltration into your system, the hijacker sets the default search engine, homepage, and new tab URL settings so that you…

How to uninstall (remove) Conf-search.com

What is Conf-search.com Conf-search.com page operates as a typical browser hijacker penetrating discreetly and altering browser’s settings without the user noticing and agreement. This type of malware is used to generate advertising revenue by displaying irrelevant search results, pop-up ads,…

How to uninstall (remove) Direct Search Online

What is Direct Search Online Direct Search Online is a deceptive application that allegedly improves your browsing experience. In reality, it's a browser hijacker that replaces your primary search provider with the fake one. Outwardly, it looks very legitimate, however,…

How to remove Searchfox.me from Mac

What is Searchfox.me? Searchfox.me is categorized as a misleading search engine that sets itself as default homepage, new tab, and other settings on the affected browser. Even though the URL looks like an ordinary search engine, it might show irrelevant…

How to uninstall (remove) Securedbrowsersearch.com

What is Securedbrowsersearch.com Securedbrowsersearch.com is a browser hijacker that hijacks popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, and Internet Explorer. It looks like a familiar search page (Google, Bing, and Yahoo), but, in fact, it is not true.…

How to uninstall (remove) Yourincognitosearch.com

What is Yourincognitosearch.com Yourincognitosearch.com may replace your browser's homepage without the possibility to be deleted. If you face this problem then you have a browser hijacker installed on your device. A browser hijacker is a sort of malware that cyber…

How to remove Streamssearchit.com

What is Streamssearchit.com If you are seeing Streamssearchit.com homepage instead of your default one, then your system is infected with the browser hijacker. At first glance, it might seem like an ordinary search engine like Google or Bing. However, if…

How to remove Topincognitosearch.com

What is Topincognitosearch.com Topincognitosearch.com belongs to the hijacker group of malware which is sometimes also called redirect viruses. This is malware responsible for taking control over browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Microsoft Edge. It feigns to be…

How to remove Searchconverteronline.com

What is Searchconverteronline.com Searchconverteronline.com is a fake search engine that may appear in your browser out of nowhere. Actually, these changes are the result of browser hijacker infiltration. Malware like this often silently enters users’ computers and alters the settings…