Hijacked by Click.scour.com Google Redirect Virus – How to Remove?
What is Click.scour.com Google redirect virus?
Click.scour.com Google redirect virus is a very harmful redirect virus which can cause a lot of browsing problems on your computer. It’s a dangerous Google redirect rootkit hides in your system and will hijack your web browsers. The appearance of Click.scour.com seems to be a legit search engine as Google but you will check it out really soon. Click.scour takes control of the browser and forces users into visiting this these fake search pages when clicking on links in major search engine links. Whatever you click or input links you will be always redirected to its site and other malicious advertisement sites. Furthermore, your computer will run slowly very much because of this nasty redirect virus. Click.scour.com browser hijacker may also delete files and alter stored information and harvest private and other sensitive data. Thus, in order to ensure the security of your system, it’s highly recommended to remove it as soon as possible before it can bring your computer further damages.
The Typical Symptoms of having Click.scour Google redirect virus infection
1) You found some unknown add-ons or tool bars are installed within your browser.
2) Your computer is acting weirdly with a severe performance reduction.
3) There are some strange proceedings in your Task Manager when you run it.
4) When you type in the web address that you want to visit, you will be redirected to click.scour.com without your authorization.
5) There are always Ads or other bored messages popping up when you visit the Internet on the browsers.
6) When you run your browser, it automatically redirects to click.scour search engine or some odd websites that you are not familiar with.
Since it can bring so many damages to your system, Click.scour.com virus should be removed completely without any hesitation from your computer as soon as possible before it can bring further damages. But this virus is very stubborn and pretty difficult to remove because no anti-virus programs are able to kill it successfully up to now. As the most effective solution, manual removal needs expert skills so it’s only feasible for advanced users. If you think you are skilled and experienced enough on computer and software issue, you can try to follow the following guide to remove this virus by yourself.
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 Click.scour.com virus
Best Way to Remove Click.scour.com virus Step by Step:
Firstly, please restart your computer and get in Safe Mode with Networking:
Please follow these steps to get rid of Click.scour.com 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 Click.scour.com 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.
Video Show You on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Step 3: Remove malicious files of Click.scour.com virus.
Step 4: Delete malicious registry entries of Click.scour.com virus.
“EnableShellExecuteHooks”= 1 (0x1)
Note: This article just offer an reference of possible solution to clean the Click.scour.com virus for advanced and experienced computer users. Because the hackers create and update the virus from time to time, also the tricky virus may changes all the time and disguises itself, therefore it may happens that you can’t find and kill it completely according our step-by-step instructions. Meanwhile, the manual removal of virus needs expert skills. If you haven’t had sufficient expertise in dealing with related PC operations, especially in dealing with program files, processes, .dll files and registry entries, it is not recommended to try it yourself, because any mistake may lead to fatal damages to your system.
If you can’t clean the Click.scour.com virus successfully with the instruction above, you’re welcome to consult YooSecurity certified agents to fix the problem.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on June 5, 2013 5:19 am
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