Hi, my browser is hijacked at this moment! Now I can see thousands of ads popping up on my screen, it seems they are from a website called Nettritue.com. My homepage in Internet Explorer is Google not this website, but it always comes up. How does that happen? I must get rid of it, and could you help me to remove it?
Description of Nettritue.com Redirect
Nettritue.com is classified as a browser hijacker. It mainly attacks browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla firefox, Google chrome, etc. It automatically modifies your homepage or default search engine to Nettritue.com without your knowledge. Thus it can controls your browsers and throws various ads such as promotion, deals , fitness, make-up, software updates or video and sponsored links, and often those ads contain malicious infections or threats, which will greatly cause your computer performs slower. Nettritue.com can be treated as a promoting platform for malicious threats like Trojan, malware, adware, worms and rookit, and then the hackers and cyber criminals can control and spy on users’ computer to steal privacy important data with help of those threats mentioned above. Once it enters and roots in your computer, it will easily redirect you to some other unknown website where annoying ads, flash picture or videos pops up unstoppably to attract you to click on them and strange links occupy the results page. On the other hand, it can find out the vulnerability of your computer and use it to attract other dangerous adware or malware to mess up your computer by redirecting you to insecure websites. Those malicious infections on insecure website might automatically activates and accesses your computer once you visit this kind of website. In this case, your computer will be infected by more dangerous infections, which may take up lots of system capacity. The more progresses or programs to run, the slower your computer runs. That is why your PC runs slower and slower after infected with this stuff. Finally, Nettritue.com redirect and other malicious infections will weaken your computer even crash the operating system down. Please remove it right now in order to keep your personal information safe and make your computer live in a clean and healthy state.
Nettritue.com aims at invading such browsers as Internet Explorer, Mozilla firefox, Google chrome, etc. It may access your computer in three ways. First, it enters through bundling in those downloading free application or software programs. We usually download some free applications from the Internet, but you should pay much attention to the installation process, because this hijacker and other virus may be bundaled or hidden in freeware, application. And it may hide as a link, a flash picture or a pop-up ad on the malicious websites to attract you to click. If you really click it, you will also get this hijacker or other virus to mess up your computer. Besides, it may also hide into those spam e-mails. Clicking on it equals activating this Nettritue.com hijacker and other viruses. Therefore, to pay attention to your online activities is a good way to protect your computer.
Main Traits of Nettritue.com Redirect
-Can change your homepage or the default search engine to Nettritue.com and it totally prevents you from changing them back
-Can always redirect you to other websites
-Can pop up various advertisements and junk links randomly to interrupt your online activities
-Can create many junk files which occupy a lot of space in hard drive
-Can download other malicious programs into computer, which make further damage
-Can collect and send data concerning your search history and other browsing activities.
-Your sensitive information can be tracked and stolen by hacker
NOTE: If you find any of these symptoms on your computer, that proves your PC is under attack and seriously infected with Nettritue.com. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this browser hijacker for you.
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Manual Removal Guide of Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of Nettritue.com hijacker provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
Step 1: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to this hijacker, the name of the process of it is random.
Step 2: Try to find Folder Options in Control Panel, select the View tab, and then tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
Step 3: Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel
Then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs
Then try to find the program which relates to Nettritue.com hijacker, highlight it and choose Remove, the program’s name is random.
Step4: Change your homepage in your browser (Take Internet Explorer as an Example)
From the Navigation toolbar in Internet Explorer, click Tools and select Internet Options.
Then type the URL you want into the Home page box and then click OK
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If your homepage or default search engine is changed to Nettritue.com , it is very likely that your browser is hijacked by a redirect virus. This browser hijack also prevents you from changing them back. Thus it can redirect you to the malicious sites you don’t want to access in order to cheat you to install more malicious program to weaken your computer. Besides, it can steal your important and sensitive information, which may cause your financial loss. This hateful hijacker redirect must be remove it as quickly as possible, otherwise it will do further harm to your computer.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 22, 2014 2:27 pm