Recently my computer keeps Securesearch.co pop up. I don’t know what it is and how to stop it. What can I do? I had tried millions of time to change my browser homepage back, but it didn’t work. I don’t know what to do then. I can use other Apps, but I just can’t use my Google chrome normally. Do you know the reasons? Does my computer get hacked? Do you know the ways to fix my problem? Have you met this kind of problem before? Can you give me any assistance? I need your help, please.
Information about Securesearch.co hijacker
Securesearch.co is considered a browser hijacker which should be removed from the infected computer as soon as possible. Why? What this browser hijacker can do to the infected computer? This browser hijacker can change browser settings, search engine and browser homepage. When you start up the infected computer, this hijacker will start to work by itself. And when you run your browser, you will always get Securesearch.co. So this is a reason why you can’t solve the problem by restarting the infected computer. If you search something on this browser hijacker, you will get unwanted results. And those results will link you to ads websites. We don’t know if those results are legal and safe. If you access those unwanted results, your computer may get more damages. In addition, this Securesearch.cobrowser hijacker can add some unknown tool bars to your browser. Those tool bars will also link you to the ads websites and those tool bars can eat up computer resources. In this case, your computer will get sluggish. Finally, if you don’t remove this Securesearch.co browser hijacker as soon as possible, your computer may crash down. So please get this browser hijacker off your computer immediately.
take a look of this Securesearch.co browser hijacker
Can this Securesearch.co browser hijacker do any other harmful things? The answer is “ Yes”. This browser hijacker also can record your browse habit and get your sensitive information like banking detail, phone call number and email. There is no doubt that this is unsafe for your information. The aim of dispersing this Securesearch.co browser hijacker is getting money. The hijacker maker makes this browser hijacker to enhance the search rank. They cooperate with others and make a deal with their sponsors. And they may sell the sensitive information to others to get money. So it is smart to remove this Securesearch.co browser hijacker and stay away from it.
How can this hijacker get to your computer?
This Securesearch.co browser hijacker can get to your computer by the porn websites, illegal websites and spam email. You may get this browser hijacker by clicking the pop-up ads accidently. Or you may get this hijacker by open the spam email attachment. In a word, this Securesearch.co browser hijacker always can get into your computer without any prompt. So please be more careful when you surf on the internet. Just keep in mind please don’t visit any unsafe and illegal websites.
The characteristics of this Securesearch.co Browser Hijacker
– Install some strange add-ons and extensions to your browser.
– Slow down your browsed speed or even make your browser crash down
– Many annoying pop-ups are injected with the website you are visiting
– Other unwanted programs may be installed without your permission
– May record your browse habits and get your confidential information like banking detail, home address and phone number
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 Securesearch.co. 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 + Alt + Delete” keys together to open Windows Task Manager, then end all Securesearch.co running processes. One of processes called random.
2nd: Please find Folder Option in Control Panel, tap View, then select Show hidden files and folders, non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended). Then click OK.
3rd: Go back to desktop then click on Start, then click on Control Panel
Then click on Add and Remove Programs, and find the program related to the browser hijacker then try to remove it.
4th: Change your homepage in your browser (Take Mozilla Firefox as an Example)
Click on the button which has tree lines, then click on Options
Then type the URL you want into Home page box and then close this Options tab.
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This Securesearch.co is supposed to be a browser hijacker which is very annoying and unsafe. It can alert browser settings, search engine and homepage. It can start working by itself and restarting the infected computer can’t help to remove this browser hijacker. It is hard to change your homepage back. When you run your browser, you will always get this hijacker and you can’t go to the websites you want to. When you search on this Securesearch.co hijacker, you will get many unwanted results. If you access to those unwanted results, you may get more infections and your computer may get more damages. This browser hijacker also can add some unknown tool bars to your browser and this can make your computer get slower and slower. So you should remove the hijacker immediately. Furthermore, this Securesearch.co browser hijacker can make the hijacker maker have the ability to record your browse habit and get your sensitive information. We don’t know what they will do to your sensitive information. It is unsafe to your information. So you should remove the hijacker before they get your sensitive information.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 30, 2016 3:47 pm