SecuriDex is a bogus media player that supposedly prevents various security outbrakes. By falsely claiming to improve computer protection, SecuriDex attempts to give the impression of legitimate software.. It can be a good and useful add-on, but SecuriDex classified as a potentially unwanted program (pup) and adware, what can appear on your computer without any notification and make some changes in your browsers (Opera, Mozial, Google Chrome, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer and other. Also, this adware will track your browsing activity and use it against you.
Like other adware SecuriDex can be installed with other freeware (free software) what you download and install from suspicious site. If you badly need some free app you should check every “Advanced” option and check every menu, so you will know what you get after the installation process is finished. In “Advanced” option you can find what exactly will be installed on your computer or even cancel unwanted installation. This simple rule can easily save your PC from virus attack in the future. You will totally notice if you will be infected with SecuriDex because every time you open your browser you will see many annoying ads like banners or pop-ups. Never click on randomly appeared ads because there is a high risk that you will get more viruses from a site where you will be redirected by adware. SecuriDex are widespread and very dangerous adware, so we recommend to remove SecuriDex as fast as possible.
SecuriDex automatic removal tool:
SecuriDex removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware and scan your computer with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
- Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with SecuriDex in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):