Got a yel.statserv.net redirect but can’t remove it from your web browser? It redirected you many websites that you didn’t want every day? It also add many addons without your permission stealthily? Have already tried many methods or tools but the stubborn page is still there affecting you? How can delete it permanently?
What Is the Nature of yel.statserv.net?
yel.statserv.net Redirect is a hateful brower hijack or redirect virus which is under the domination of some invisible background program. This kind of program can easily change your web browser settings. And your previous homepage will be the first to be affected. We call this kind of roguish program as redirect virus. And this virus is to enforce you to use Dnsbasic search engine even if you don’t want. And your home page will be set as yel.statserv.net Redirect as well. But the real thing that will make you feel painful is that this yel.statserv.net virus will also change your whole settings of your web browser such as bookmarks or favorites. In usual, it will add many odd web sites that you don’t know to the bookmarks. Every time when you open your web browser, many annoying webpages will pop up to disturb you. The main purpose of this redirect virus is to promote some products to you. Some even will force you to use or buy something.
yel.statserv.net Redirect almost has the same appearance as many other famous search engine web sites such as Google. However, it doesn’t have the real good functions that a real search engine should have. When you really enter some keywords in the search box and press enter key, it won’t show you the real search results that you want. It only will direct you to some other things to you. You may just feel uncomfortable at the beginning when you get this redirect virus. But if you leave it there for a long time, you will find that your browser runs more and more slowly. Even you computer runs more and more slowly. The reason is that this redirect will bring in much more other unknown programs. Most of those programs are malware. Those malware can destroy your computer operating system gradually. If you think yel.statserv.net redirect virus is not a very risky virus, you are completely wrong. The real risky is not from the redirect virus itself but from those programs that it brings in. Don’t be too late to remove the virus once you have the redirect virus infection.
Some people may think now that it is a changing browser settings virus, why not re-set it back to the previous? If you have tried to re-set the web browser, you definitely won’t have this thinking because. It even can’t be re-set after you get yel.statserv.net Redirect virus. Even if you set your homepage as google.com, when you open your web browser, it’s still yel.statserv.net. The important thing is that your web browser will still be slow as a snail. Like many victims described, after they got this virus, they have tried to removed the redirect virus but no luck. So is there a good and safe way to remove the virus?
How to Identify Browser Hijacker?
- Your browser settings and browser home page will be changed by it.
- It may show numerous undesirable and annoying pop-ups.
- This browser redirect will connect to the internet without your permission.
- The browser hijacker keeps track of your internet browsing data and sends your browsing history data to remote location servers, owned by hackers that use this information to advertise their products via numerous pop-ups and hijacked browser homepages, new icons.
- The browser redirect can install unwanted programs to a victim’s computer without user’s knowledge and consent. This can make your computer slower in performance and stability.
- The hijacker may produce many fake alert warnings, stating that your PC is infected with Trojans or other malware that do not actually exist.
How to Safely Remove Browser Hijacker?
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: In the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe. 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 yel.statserv.net Redirect.
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\SOAU8277 512.exe” -u’”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “SOAU8277 512” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\random.exe’
Step 4: Remove malicious files of yel.statserv.net Redirect
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Above all: This yel.statserv.net Redirect will make your browser run more and more slowly even can cause system errors. So the most urgent affair is to remove this redirect as soon as possible. Unfortunately, at present, no such perfect anti-virus can remove this virus completely. This virus can escape from anti-virus scanning and change files’ name constantly. So automatic removal tools can’t get rid of it. It’s worth mentioning that some unknown software may cause operating system errors. So don’t consider those free software to take a chance. Some of them indeed are viruses as well. You can follow the steps above to remove the virus. But remember that all the files of the virus would be named randomly. Different computers may have different conditions. If you don’t feel confident to remove this yel.statserv.net Redirect, PC professional service is your best choice.
Note: there may be some differences according to different computers. If you really don’t know how to remove yel.statserv.net Redirect, YooCare/Yoosecurity is your best choice.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 26, 2013 4:14 pm