Hey, please help me. At the beginning, I thought Searchhub.info is not a harmful thing even though it changes my homepage of IE and shuts out Google search engine. So I just keep I ton IE and don’t do anything to remove it, but gradually I find some computer problem start to happen. Computer seems to run a little bit slow. Web browser usually attends to be frozen when I open many tabs at the same time, but before this Searchhub.info comes to IE, the IE worked smoothly. And no problems about Internet speed happen. Now I need to get rid of this crap thing completely. Could you please help me?

Description of Searchhub.info Hijacker

Searchhub.info is a browser hijacker or redirect infection to hit different Windows version computer. This annoying browser hijacker is created and spread on the Internet by those cyber criminals. Technically speaking, actually this kind of browser hijacker is not a computer virus, so it can’t be detected or removed any antivirus program. So even though you have installed advanced antivirus program, this Searchhub.info infection still can get into your computer if you accidentally click on something unsafe and malicious on the webpage. Cyber criminals use this Searchhub.info infection to collect higher traffic rank and then obtain more and more profits illegally. That’s why you usually see pop-ups keep show on the webpage you opened. These pop-up thing aims at attracting you to click on, because more clicking will achieve more traffic rate. But most users will not notice that these pop-ups are not safe, as some of pop-ups may contain virus thing, and one clicking will soon download the virus into computer. Cyber hackers usually put this Searchhub.info hijacker into unsafe websites which are controlled by them, bundle it into free software installation package or spam email attachment or distribute it via shareware or files and so on. Anyway, you should be cautious to those things we mentioned above. Don’t rush to click on those suspicious things.

Searchhub.info hijacker will be a big pain as it can’t be detected or removed by antivirus, and it keeps showing endless pop-ups. Searchhub.info infection redirects you to unwanted links or websites when you want to reach websites you link. Web browser is somehow inserted different add-ons, extension or plugins, but those things are not safe, it may cause adware popping up and installed into computer automatically. Many junk files are produced by this Searchhub.info in system to eat up system capacity. If you check the computer CPU usage, you will find it gets higher somehow. Computer performance starts to slow down and it is hard to optimize and speed up via antivirus program. Some unwanted programs may be installed into computer. On desktop, some .exe files are there but can’t be deleted. If computer security becomes worse, other malware or virus will take this opportunity to access the computer. So with coming of this Searchhub.info redirect infection, other computer threat will easily get into computer system. In a word, Searchhub.info redirect must be eradicated completely as quickly as you can.

Main Traits of Searchhub.info 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 Searchhub.info hijacker. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this browser hijacker for you.

The Screenshot of Searchhub.info Hijacker


Manual Removal Guide of Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)

There is a removal guide of Searchhub.info  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 Searchhub.info hijacker, the name of the process of it is random.

XP task manager

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 Searchhub.info 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.

IE tools

Then type the URL you want into the Home page box and then click OK


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Searchhub.info 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 and displays endless pop-ups on the screen to prevent them from getting online normally and smoothly. Don’t think this Searchhub.info redirect infection is not as harmful as those stubborn viruses like Trojan horse, ransomware, worms, since this Searchhub.info redirect can also bring those harmful viruses to infect the computer, which will greatly slow down PC 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 Searchhub.info hijacker? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on April 14, 2016 10:12 am

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