Have You Heard of Infomash.com? Is It A Legit Website or Scam?
What do you think when some body mentions Infomash.com to you? It is a website, isn’t it? When you open this site, you will see that it is a search engine site. But don’t be cheated by its appearance. It’s indeed a browser redirected virus. Infomash.com is nothing different from other normal search engine sites such as Google.com, yahoo.com. On the page, the is a search bar and some “recommended” key words. Don’t stupidly think that it is safe to use such web site. If you incautiously open this site and use it, this redirect virus will change your browser original setting such as homepage and add some toolbar in it which will make you open your web browser slowly every time. Every time you try to open other sites you want, you just open Infomash.com and other strange sites including porn sites or advertisement sites. And when you scan some normal sites, some pages always pop up annoying you. Never think it only can do that harm to your computer. Infomash.com Redirect Virus will also import more and more other dangerous Trojan virus and malware to mess up your computer system until paralyze it. The main point is however hard you try to remove it by all sorts of anti-software, it seems the virus just takes root in your computer. Is there a good and safe way to kick it our from your computer? Yes, the only and best way to delete Infomash.com redirect virus from your computer is manual way. However, if you are not familiar with this virus, you have to contact an expert to do that. Any mistake will cause data loss.
A photo of Infomash.com Redirect Virus
Key sentences to judge if your computer has been infected with Infomash.com redirect virus
A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.
C. Every time you open your browser, you are redirected to Infomash.com.
D. Your browser runs more and more slowly.
E. It always pops up some irritating advertisements even if you don’t want.
Infomash.com virus has hijacked my home page in Google chrome, Firefox, internet explorer. How do i fix this?
Downloaded Infomash.com somehow when trying to download something for minecraft now i cant get rid of it and the windows security kit has been of no help. The virus is still fresh it hasn’t been on for more than an hour. What should i do first? It seems many people got the Infomash.com virus when you download some programs, which were bundled with Infomash.com tool bar. Then they’re trying to remove Infomash.com, a browser hijacker that they think is causing numerous problems in windows. Lately the victims have been getting recurring messages that data manager and RunDLL32.exe have stopped working and they think this may be connected (although it might also be simply a botched installation of an Adobe update). How to get rid of the virus? The manual removal guide is below.
Best Way to Remove Infomash.com Hijacker Step by Step?
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 taskmgr 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. 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.
Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries related to Infomash.com browser hijacker virus.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\“UninstallString” = “‘%AppData%\[RANDOM]\[RANDOM].exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\“ShortcutPath” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\5ATIUYW62OUOMNBX256.exe” -u’”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “5ATIUYW62OUOMNBX256” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\5ATIUYW62OUOMNBX256.exe’
Step 4?Remove malicious files of Infomash.com virus
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Based on various situations and computer skills, you can choose the following solutions fit for you.
1. Follow the steps we provide to manually remove the virus.
2. If you failed to remove Infomash.com virus infection with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely. Live chat with experts now
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 26, 2012 4:36 am