I don’t if this AutoDealsApp is a problem or something good. I have it on my computer and it always generates a lot of pop-ups and advertisements to me. And I can feel my computer is stuck all the time. But, the weird thing is that my security tool shows that there is nothing wrong on my machine. How can I fix this? Any help?
Brief Introduction to This Hijacker
When you see pop-ups conduted by this AutoDealsApp, you must be aware that your computer has been targeted by a computer threat which we can called it potentially unwanted program or browser hijacker. It is kind of infection that cannot be caught by most ant-virus programs now as basically it is not a computer virus. With this character, this infection can infiltrate target computers easily. We have found that many computer users treat this stuff as a harmless thing and keep it on their machines for a long time. It is not easy for users to realize it as a bad stuff which can damage their systems as its appearance looks completely innocent. So, this infection can attack more computers than other kinds of computer viruses which can be detected by security tools.
The Screenshot of This Hijacker
Without being detected by anti-virus programs, this AutoDealsApp hijacker can invade target computers with a lot of ways. Cyber hackers who invent this infection can link it to many websites which have already been controlled by them. So when people come to visit the corrupted web pages, their computers can be immediately attacked by it. This infection can pretend to be a useful extension or add-on to save on the target computers. Usually, PC users will not be aware of that on their browsers. When people install programs on their machines, they can also be infected by this infection as cyber hackers can implant this hijacker to programs and publish the corrupted software on the web for people to download.
Once this AutoDealsApp hijacker is installed on the infected computers, browsers saved on the machines like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome can be corrupted by it. Browser settings like DNS and default homepage can be changed. Under this bad circumstance, when people open the infected browsers, they can be redirected to some unknown pages as the homepages have already been modified to be some bad pages that made by cyber hackers. Also, when people try to go online, they can be received a lot of irrelevant pop-ups which could contain other kind of computer infection. It is not a wise choice to click anything pop up by this infection as it is a mean to help other viruses to come and make more damages.
The properties of Browser Hijacker
-Can not be detected by your anti-virus software, which makes it hard to uninstall from the computer.
-Once you open your browser, you will be redirected to some unknown websites.
-Can slow down the performance of the computer, or even blue screen.
-Can pop up many unwanted advertisements when you are doing something else.
-Can change your settings in your browser and it is not easy to change it back.
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 AutoDealsApp. 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:
Manual Removal Guide of 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.
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 this browser 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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Don’t know trust anything generated by this AutoDealsApp. It is not a legit program to provide online advertisements to users. What it can bring the infected computers can all be troubles and chaos. It can slow down the performance of the infected computers by using the countless pop-ups. Systems can be worse and worse as this hijacker can download other kinds of malicious viruses to the infected computers.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of AutoDealsApp? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on April 18, 2015 5:44 am