2016 president election in the USA is a very important event in the history of humanity. Not only life on US citizens depend on it and because of that, this event becomes popular among lots of people. Cyber criminals are not an exception. The GetFormsOnline.com website was created to play in this important event and make some profit for hackers.
In order to make users open this page, cyber criminals are using a lot of methods like viral advertising, redirects, wrapped downloaders, pop-up programs and so on. There are planty other ways to install a program on your computer without you noticing it, that are also very dangerous for your system.
Once a user opens GetFormsOnline.com page, he will see a website dedicated to a president election in the USA. It will contain other information, though, like DMV forms, student and lots of others. Some users may consider these documents legit, but cyber criminals using such files as a spreading machine for their malicious programs. Ransomware viruses are often hiding inside such documents and executing after one user opens this document. This type of virus is very dangerous for your system and this is the reason why you should check your computer for potential threats and for GetFormsOnline.com hijacker.
Also, it is strongly advised to use Anti-Ransomware protection on your computer to avoid possible infection of your computer.
GetFormsOnline.com automatic removal tool:
GetFormsOnline.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 GetFormsOnline.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):