Suddenly found the homepage of your web browsers have been changed to without any permission from you? Tried to change it back to your favorite site but failed? A lot of suspicious pages come up and you find what you get is just not quite what you want when you are searching something from Internet? Having no idea on how to handle this situation? Take it easy and this post will help you find the right way to fix it.

What is Browser Redirect Virus thing? Browser Redirect Virus is a very dangerous browser hijacker program that hides deeply within your web browser and system. It’s just similar to the virus which is also a popular browser hijacker virus recently. This virus can damage the function of your web browser and change the default setting to do harm to your computer. By that way it’s able to take control of your browser and making chaos within your computer. This small program spreads pretty fast through Internet so you may get the infection and FBI Antipiracy Warning virus from simple clicking on the malicious pages that overflow among all kinds of pornographic sites and spam add-ons or software that you are not familiar with. It always comes without any authorization or notice from your end and then resides inside your system silently. From the day on you will find this nasty virus is just very tough to be removed and you can’t even find it from the control panel where you usually can uninstall the programs that you dislike. Someone may consider is just a legitimate search page as same as other normal sites when the truth actually turn out to be the opposite result that this site is a fake search engine.

How will Redirect Virus affect your computer?

If with no luck you have installed Browser Redirect Virus inside your computer, the first thing you find is that your browser is no more the one that act normally before. You will find the homepage has been set as so every time you open your browser you will see this fake search engine. Then when you search anything on its page you will be very likely redirected to those spam web sites aiming to sell their fake products and scam pages that want to rob your money by locking your computer and claim you need to pay certain money to get your computer unlocked. What’s more, your system will run much slower than before because the virus is reproducing itself underneath and introducing other threats into your computer from Internet which will definitely consume a lot of system resource so you will feel your computer’s performance is like a ninety years old man. Therefore please do keep in mind that you must have it removed immediately if you meet such kind of thing.

Usual Symptoms of Browser Virus infection

a). The setting of default homepage of your browser have been suddenly changed to or other spam sites without your permission and notice.

b). The virus can detect all the antivirus and antispyware programs installed on your computer and stop them from starting and updating as well.

c). Your computer is running much slower than ever before because the virus is taking up the consumption of your system resource significantly.

d). You get continuous pop-ups of ad pages or other spam window or alert message within your system and from your browser.

e). The virus also infects and corrupts your registry, and thus leaves your computer completely vulnerable.

f). The virus keeps redirecting your search results and always warming that you are browsing unsafely need to install the security program from its site.

If you need any help, Live Chat with YooSecurity Expert Now , or you can follow our step-by-step virus removal instruction below to clean the virus yourself. (For advanced computer users)

A Screenshot of Browser Virus

Best Way to Remove Redirect Virus Step by Step:

Firstly, please restart your computer and get in Safe Mode with Networking:

Please follow these steps to get rid of Browser Redirect Virus manually:
Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in task-mgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager.

Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe related to Browser Redirect Virus. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.

Step3: Remove malicious files of Browser Redirect Virus.


Step4: Delete malicious registry entries of Browser Redirect Virus.

“EnableShellExecuteHooks”= 1 (0x1)

Video Show You on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:

In conclusion, Browser Redirect Virus is a threat that needs to be clean from your computer as soon as possible. Everyone could be angry with the situation that all of the web browsers redirected to those dirty site you are not supposed to get at all. Maybe you have tried to uninstall it from the control panel but can’t even find its trace there and the antivirus are unavailable to this stubborn virus as well. Please don’t be upsetting, our removal guide provides the effective solution to get rid of this threat completely but it requires expert skills and professional knowledge of computer software issue. If you think you’re just a primary user on computer and it seems you just can’t have this done by yourself, you are welcome to contact YooCare online technical support, which could help you fix the issue completely and safely.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 27, 2013 3:11 am

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