Search.Softorama.com is a website with its own search engine what will help users find stuff on the Internet. But the truth is Softorama is just new adware what infect many computers and actually use Yahoo search engine. Every time you try to find something on the internet, you will be redirected to Yahoo search. This means that Softorama is just a scam site that didn’t do anything.
Softorama didn”t have Installer on its home page, so the only way you can be infected with it is to install some freeware from the Internet. Never skip installation process and check all additional options – this simple step can protect your PC from new viruses. After Softorama have been installed it will infect all your browser. Softorama will change your homepage so you will see Softorama as your new homepage no matter what you do. Search.Softorama.com is a partner with Softorama and all its malicious sites too. But Search.Softorama.com can collect your personal information every time you use it. This what Search.Softorama.com says in Privacy Police – “Search.Softorama.com does not automatically collect any personally identifiable information, such as names, e-mail, age, gender, address, telephone numbers, login names and passwords or other self-identifying information.”. This means that every time you use it you put your personal information in great danger if you agree to automatically save your password or login. We highly recommend to remove Softorama from your computer.
Search.Softorama.com automatic removal tool:
Search.Softorama.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 Search.Softorama.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):