Safebrowsesearch.com is a web resource that looks like a search engine. There are a lot of reasons to considered as a browser hijacker program. It uses deception and tricks to break into your system and then starts to mess with your browser settings. It has spread to lots of computers without permission.
Safebrowsesearch.com uses a lot of different methods to be installed on a computer. One of the most effective and common methods, in this case, is bundling method, it means Safebrowsesearch.com installation is wrapped in the installation of another program and because most users are not paying attention to this process, it leads to the installation of several programs.
Safebrowsesearch.com gets inside and starts to change some of your browser settings, namely a homepage and a default search engine. Once in is inside, every time you open your browser you will see Safebrowsesearch.com website in it. Besides hijacking your browser, this page will also show your ads and pop-up in search result page. The trick is that these adverts are potentially viral and can redirect you on malicious links. It is advised to remove Safebrowsesearch.com hijacker from your system as soon as possible. Follow the removal instructions below to do that.
Safebrowsesearch.com automatic removal tool:
Safebrowsesearch.com 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 Safebrowsesearch.com 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):