Hi! I need some help to fix my computer. Today when I power on my computer and run my Google chrome, I get the Chumsearch.com as my homepage. I had never seen it before. And my homepage was not that one. I guess this is due to the weird email I received last night. Now this thing has taken over my browser. How can I remove it? How can I get my browser back? Could you please help me out? Thanks in advance.
Something about Chumsearch.com
Chumsearch.com is a browser hijacker which can take over your browser. It is able to change your browser settings and homepage. And it is hard to change back. When your computer gets this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker, you may realize that your computer is in danger. When your computer gets affected by this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker, every time you turn on your computer, this hijacker will be executed automatically. Once you run your browser, you will always get Chumsearch.com. It can affect many browsers at the same time. All browsers on your computer may be affected. In addition, your browser search engine also will be alerted, once your computer is infected by this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker. When you search something on Chumsearch.com, you will get many commercial websites. There is no guarantee that those commercial websites are legal and safe. You may be infected by virus when you access those websites. And you may see many ads and get unwanted information. Don’t want this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker to bother you? You need to remove it completely and manually.
The Screenshot of This Hijacker
This Chumsearch.com browser hijacker has not option except the search box. It makes people believe that this website has no any threat to their computer. But this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker do has threat to your computer or even to you. Your computer may get slower and slower because of the tool bars which are added to your browser by the hijacker maker. And unfortunately, your computer may crash down if you keep this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker stay in your computer. Furthermore, your confidential information may be spilt because of this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker. This hijacker can give a secret way to the hijacker creator to monitor your action. They can get your banking detail, home address, phone number and so on. Want to keep your confidential information in safe? Then you should remove this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker as quickly as you can.
The properties of Browser Hijacker
♥Can change the browser settings and it is so hard to change back.
♥Could make your browser slower and slower then crash down.
♥Change the search engine, when you search on this hijacker, the results are not you wanted.
♥Can get your sensitive information like credit card accounts, phone call number and your home address.
♥May add some weird tool bars to your browser, and these tool bars may link to many ads websites.
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your computer, then your computer must be suffered with a browser hijacker that causes you keep being redirecting to this Chumsearch.com. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
NOTE: Being afraid to do any wrong operation during the process of removing this browser hijacker? Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts, we are here to help you:
The way to remove Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of Browser Hijacker provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
1st Press Ctrl, Shift and Esc keys at the same time to open the Windows task Manager. Then click the “Processes” tab at the top to find the suspicious processes to stop them.
2nd Go back to desktop and then click “start” at the left hand angle then type “regedit” in Search programs and files box, then press Enter key and you will open the “Registry Editor”
3rd In Registry Editor, please find the suspicious registry files related to this browser hijacker. They are usually in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE. If you can’t find the suspicious registry, you are welcome to contact our expert for help.
4th After you find the suspicious registry files, you need to find the location of the .exe files of the browser hijacker. In general, they will be located in operating system drive. Click start >> Computer or My computer. Usually, the operating system drive is Local Disk (C:)
5th All the files related to the browser hijacker will be in Windows >> System 32. Find all the related files of browser hijacker and then delete them. Just make sure that what you delete is not the operating system or your computer system will crash. If you are not good at it, we are welcome you to ask for an expert for help.
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In a word, this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker is not good for your computer and yourself, you’d better remove it as soon as possible. Once your computer is infected by this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker, your browser will be taken over. Your browser settings, homepage and search engine will be changed without any prompt. You will always get Chumsearch.com as browser homepage, and it is unable to change back. And when you search something on this Chumsearch.com, you may get the unwanted information and many ads websites. The hijacker creator tends to make use of this Chumsearch.com hijacker to get money from you. And this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker may add some strange tool bars to your browser. Your browsing speed may get slow and your computer will perform slowly. There is possibility that your computer may crash down if you don’t remove this hijacker immediately. What’s more, your actions can be monitored by the hijacker maker. They can get your sensitive information such as bank accounts, home address, email and phone number. For your confidential information safety, you should get this Chumsearch.com browser hijacker off your computer quickly.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 30, 2016 4:24 pm