Hey, could you please help me to remove this virus? I always receive pop-up ads from a webpage called: Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com. It is complicated and I don’t how and when I get this webpage. Whatever message I want to look up, I’m always redirected to unknown webpages. I know those search result is not related with what I look up at all. I think my browser must have been hijacked. How can I do with it? Please also give me some guides!
Description of Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com Redirect
Technically, Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com is a kind of aggressive add-on or extension, but not a virus. Therefore, it cannot be detected and removed by any security tools. That is the reason why you don’t know how it sneaks on your computer and your antivirus cannot remove it at all. The most effective way to completely kick it off from your computer is manual removal. Browser hijacker is distributed online by cyber criminals and usually comes from suspicious websites about porn, music, video, game, shopping etc. If you visit those websites and click on something weird, this hijacker or other malware may quickly flash and activate to get on your machine. Besides, spam email is also a good place for browser hijacker to hide and cheat PC users without awareness of computer security. Usually those spam emails tell you attractive notification message related to your recent activities to trick you to click some links. These links may contain one or more kinds of malware. To keep a good habit of surfing on the Internet is very helpful to avoid browser hijacker or other malware accessing your computer.
Main Traits of Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com Redirect
-Can change your homepage or the default search engine to Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com and it totally prevents you from changing them back
-Can display bunch of unstoppable pop-ups advertisements and junk links randomly to interrupt your online activities
-Can insert unwanted and unknown plugin or extension to your website and always redirect you to other webpages
-Can download other malicious programs into computer, which make further damage and make computer performs slower
-Can create many junk files which occupy a lot of space in hard drive
-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 Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com redirect. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this browser hijacker for you.
Manual Removal Guide of Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.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 Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.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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There are unstoppable ads popping up from Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com; you look up something online but cannot get the correct result, but instead you are redirected to unknown webpage; your homepage is changed without your knowledge.Then it can be proved that your browser is hijacked by a redirect. This hijacker can perform many destructive activities like redirecting the webpage to unknown website, taking your webpage to malicious websites, pointing search results to irrelevant results, slowing Internet speed, stealing your important privacy information and connecting you to hackers. In the end, it weakens your computer and crashes down operating system. In general, it only puts your computer into a highly dangerous situation. Therefore, Vei.screedkeywaybrookite.com hijacker must be removed as son as possible.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 22, 2014 2:39 pm