Hey, what should I do to get rid of this Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker? The Google has been controlled by it for many days and I can’t do anything on Google browser as many pop-ups interrupt me. By the way, I can’t find back my Google page. I usually use google as the homepage, but now it is gone. Can you also help me set it up back? And do you have any ideas to get it removed completely and to stop those popups?
Brief Description of Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com Hijacker
Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com is a browser hijacker to infect web browser including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari. It aims at controlling your web browser and monitoring your online activities to steal some important data for illegal profits. Many victims think it’s a useful search engine for its interface. The browser hijacker changes the default settings of web browser. The homepage will be taken place with its page and also the default search engine is gone, instead its search bar becomes the search tool. You’re just redirected to unrelated and strange links and websites if you use it to look u something, but you had better not open those links and websites, because they may be infected with some kind of malware, if you click to open, you will continue to be redirected to malicious websites or just get some infection directly. Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com redirect will display thousands of pop ups to flood your screen, and you will not do anything online actually. And those pop ups will severely affect internet speed and you will find it takes a long time load web browser or open new tabs on browser, sometimes, the browser just crashes down somehow.
Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker is very cunning and would do harm to computer and many computer problems will happen. This browser hijacker is usually from malicious websites, free and unsafe software downloading, spam email attachments, shareware, and peer-to-peer files and so on. So when you go the Internet, please don’t open any strange links or websites, because it will point your browser to malicious websites or insert malicious add-on or plugin into your browser. And don’t visit those malicious websites especially with porn contents, because this redirect infection will be on those websites as a form of attractive flash picture, ads or scaring computer security warning message. Once click, this redirect infection will come. In system, this hijacker will bring other threats like Trojan horse, worms, adware, malware and spyware to mess up system. More threats in system, more junk files will be created, and more system capacity will be taken. If you look into CPU, you will find the usage is higher, which will definitely slow down computer performance. Therefore, to avoid more damages in system, please remove redirect malware as soon as possible.
Main Symptoms of Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com Hijacker
-Can change your homepage or the default search engine and it totally prevents you from changing them back
-Can always redirect you to other websites
-Can pop up various advertisements and sponsored 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 who can access to your computer with the help of browser hijacker.
NOTE: If you find any of these symptoms on your computer, that proves your PC is under attack and seriously infected with Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this browser hijacker for you.
The Screenshot of Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com Hijacker
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: Press CTRL, SHIFT and ESC these three keys together at the same time to pull up Windows Task Manager; click Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find and end odd processes related to this Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker. Names of the processes are random.
Step 2: Open Control Panel from Start Menu, then open Programs, click on Uninstall a program. Find suspicious programs or tool-bars related to the browser hijacker. Right click on it and select Uninstall.
Step 3: Go to Folder Options in Control Panel, select the View tab, and then mark “Show hidden files, folders, and drivers” and unmark “Hide protected operating system files” (Recommended) and then click Apply or OK.
Step 4: Go to Registry Editor to delete the path of the related items with the Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com browser hijacker.
Step 5: Clear all history, data and cookies of your infected web browser.
Browser hijacker has the ability to insert into web browser and spy on user’s online activities, so it is suggested to delete all history, data and cookies of the infected web browser before a complete removal. Take Internet Explorer for example:
a. From the “Tool” menu button in the upper-right corner of the Internet Explorer window, choose “Safety” > “Delete browsing history…“.
b. Then tick Cookie and website data and History, click Delete.
Step 6: Change your homepage of the infected web browser (Take Internet Explorer as Example)
From the Navigation toolbar in Internet Explorer, click Tools menu and select Internet Options, then click General tab, and input the URL you want into the Home page box and then click OK.
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Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker is a harmful redirect infection to the computer. It changes the homepage and search engine totally and prevents online users from changing back, redirects them to its URL or other malicious websites, steals their personal data like online banking details, credit card or paypal account information or your business data and displays endless pop-ups on the screen to prevent them from getting online normally and smoothly. Those pop-ups it creates will take up too much Internet resources and slow down Internet speed. The webpage will be hard to load up and even can’t be open after you have tried many times to open the webpage you need. In system, many unwanted junk files will be produced to occupy the rest of system capacity. Even thought at the beginning this redirect infection is not as harmful as those stubborn viruses like Trojan horse, ransomware, worms or payware, this redirect also has the ability to bring those harmful viruses to attack computer system, which will greatly slow down PC performance and make it run as a snail and further harm to mess up system files and damage system severely.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Search.mysafenewpagesearch.com hijacker? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on May 20, 2016 12:47 pm