Oh, Jesus Christ, my computer works absurdly. My browser keeps redirect to www.lucky-winners.net. I don’t know what happened. I guess my computer got some very dangerous virus infection. Is there anyway I can get back my browser and how can I remove this strange web site? I really have no any idea what I did and how I got this redirect. Who can help me? I will appreciate that very much!
Www.lucky-winners.net Virus Introductions
Www.lucky-winners.net is defined as a browser hijack virus or redirect virus which was created by some people for advertisements displaying purpose. It always show you some attractive links to let you click. All those links are the approaches for dangerous viruses accessing your computer. This redirect virus can totally change your browser looking and settings that you can’t do what you want freely. For example, it can place some other risky web sites onto your browser as your homepage. Every time when you open your browser, you will be exposed to those malicious web sites. It’s really a horrible virus that need to be removed soon.
Of course, people always wonder how they got Www.lucky-winners.net Virus because they think that they didn’t do anything wrong and they have anti-virus programs installed in their computers. This kind of browser hijack just make use of the weakness of your computer operating system to invade into your computer. On the other hand, it can also make use of your carelessness when you operating your computer to access your computer. When some people install something, they won’t read the terms carefully. Some other bundled software will also be installed into your computer if you don’t uncheck the related terms during the installation panel. This is also one reason why people got this fake search virus installed on web browser.
People will also wonder why their anti-virus programs are not effective for this Www.lucky-winners.net Virus. This is because the virus is disguised as a search engine web site. What’s more, it can make use of the weakness of the anti-virus program and escape from scanning. If you leave this lucky-winners.net Virus in your computer and don’t remove it in time. This is to give the virus a chance to bring in much more other malware or viruses. You know, all the redirected web sites are not safe, those malicious web sites are also the source of some Trojan viruses. So as time goes on, your computer may have more an more other kinds of viruses. Remove this virus before your computer has been broken!
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How to know if your computer has been infected with Browser Hijack Virus
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 such as Www.lucky-winners.net.
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 Www.lucky-winners.net 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 Www.lucky-winners.net 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 Www.lucky-winners.net 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 Www.lucky-winners.net Virus
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry to Remove lucky-winners.net Virus:
Summing-up: Www.lucky-winners.net Virus is really a hateful one that can totally mess up your web browser even your computer. Before it goes to worse condition, you really need to remove this virus asap. It will never leave your computer as time goes by, so don’t have fluke mind. And you’d better don’t download those so called free software to take a chance. Those so called free software can’t remove this virus completely. What’s worse, those so called free software may contain lots of viruses as well. If you install those free software, your computer will have risks. Those free software will hack your computer without mercy. You can follow the instructions to remove this virus. However, please bear in mind. The instructions requires professional skills in IT filed. And different computers may have different conditions. If you are not confident enough, contact an expert to help you.
Note:If you failed to remove Www.lucky-winners.net Virus with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on September 29, 2013 12:14 pm