A page named Dnsioweb.net always pops up on my browser when I go online. It looks like a search page that I can use to find information on the Internet. At the beginning, I don’t take too much attention on it as I thought it is just a page. However, I noticed that my computer has been given too much pop-ups after this page is saved on my machine. How do I fix this issue?
Brief Introduction to This Page
When you got this Dnsioweb.net on your computer, please do not be cheated by its appearance to judge it as a normal page and keep it on your machine. On the contrary, it is a computer threat which can bring more problems to your system if you don’t have it removed in time. It is made by cyber hackers with illegal purposes and it is called as browser hijacker or redirect infection. Even though we call it a infection, but it is not a computer virus. We have found that, many anti-virus programs cannot be able to pick it up for computer users. Under this case, this hijacker can get more opportunities to infiltrate target computers without being known by PC users.
The Screenshot of This Hijacker
As a browser hijacker, this Dnsioweb.net program can mess up all the browsers installed on the infection machines. What’s more, it doesn’t only affect the browser, but also the entire system. With the help of this malicious browser hijacker, many other viruses can sneaks into the infected machines as this hijacker can generate a lot of pop-ups to the systems. Usually, those pop-ups are sponsored links with vicious contents, when people click on any links generated by this hijacker, they can be redirected to other dangerous pages and have many other baleful stuff downloaded on their machines.
It is not easy for all users to notice that this Dnsioweb.net is a browser hijacker when they encounter it on their machines at first. We can barely find anything on the page of it except a search box, it tells users that the results are powered by Yahoo search. Don’t be fooled by its looking. What you face is not a legit website, but a computer threat. Don’t allow it to be your homepage as it acquires. If you agree to set it as your default page, you will never get a chance to change it from browser settings. Except that, the infected system can also be messed up by it as it can change many system settings in the registry.
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 Dnsioweb.net. 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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When this Dnsioweb.net page is kept on your browser, you will get a lot of annoying problems on your machine. You will find that your computer is slower and slower than before and during the use you will suffer from many unwanted troubles and get black screen or blue screen of death. In addition, this hijacker will never damage the infected system alone, it can help other computer malware to come and make the situation worse. Cyber hackers can even use this hijacker to collect privacy details from the infected computers and use the information for other illegal activities.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Dnsioweb.net? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 22, 2015 1:45 pm