Why can’t I stop this web.opinions.com web site popping up in my Chrome. This really makes me angry because I don’t want this web site to come out at all. The problem now is I can’t get rid of it. Is there anybody who can help me remove this web site? How can I re-set my web browser back in order? I want some help if who can do me a favor!
What is web.opinions.com?
web.opinions.com is a web browser redirect or hijack virus that can mess up your browser such as chrome, IE or Firefox. This kind of web site is always created to promote your some fake search engine or display you some malicious advertisements so that the hackers who created this web sites can make huge benefit from this. This redirect virus takes effect via the Internet. If you feel that your browser works slowly or can’t be controlled by you, it’s probably been hacked by this kind of browser hijack virus.
So the web.opinions.com web site will not work as a legitimate web site does. And people are not safe to visit this web site or do something on this web site. At the very beginning when you get this browser hijack virus infection, your homepage may be changed to web.opinions.com. Then no matter when and how you opened your browser to visit your homepage, it won’t go to your real homepage, finally, you will be redirected to some other risky web sites. That is to say, your browser won’t run in your control. Gradually, when you use your browser to view some pages, lots of ads will pop up to disturb you. And your browser will run more and more slowly even freeze!
If you got this web.opinions.com redirect virus, you surely will try all what you can to remove it and make your browser work as usual. However, it’s not so easy to completely remove it since it can easily make use of the vulnerabilities of your anti-virus programs to escape from the scanning. The fake web site is under control by a covert Trojan. Some people found that even if they removed the web site from the history or cookies, the virus would still pop up. It just keeps go back to your browser to mess up it. If you have this web.opinions.com virus infection, you really need to remove it in time before it brings your more and more other viruses. Don’t wait for a long time! Get rid of this hijack virus asap, the sooner the better.
Main Symptoms When your computer Gets Hijack Virus infection
A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.
C. Every time you open your browser, you are redirected to some odd web pages.
D. Your browser runs more and more slowly.
E. It always pops up some irritating advertisements even if you don’t want.
Best Way to Remove web.opinions.com Hijacker Virus Step by Step
Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in taskmgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager
Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe (related to web.opinions.com Hijacker virus) . Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.
Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries related to web.opinions.com Virus.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\“UninstallString” = “‘%AppData%\[RANDOM]\[RANDOM].exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\“ShortcutPath” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\5ATIUYW62OUOMNBX256.exe” -u’”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “5ATIUYW62OUOMNBX256” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\RANDOM.exe’
Step 4: Remove malicious files of web.opinions.com Hijack Virus
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry to Remove web.opinions.com:
As what you can see, web.opinions.com Hijacker is really a very horrible virus which can finally destroy your computer system. And please don’t consider auto delete method since there is no such anti-virus can really remove it completely. Don’t download free software to take a chance. This can only waste your time and bring in much more viruses. All the instructions above are prepared for those who have much computer knowledge and are familiar with this kind for virus. Before you start to do the removal work, please consider it seriously. On the other hand, all the instructions above aim at the common infection situation. As for web.opinions.com Hijacker, there are many variables according to different computers. What’s worse, as time goes by, it may start its variation. Just like what is mentioned above, this virus infection is a cascaded infection. The related files may be changed. Unless you have much knowledge about this virus, it’s very hard for you to do the removal work.
Note:If you failed to remove web.opinions.com Hijacker with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 24, 2013 4:38 am