browser redirect problem. How to get rid of hijacker

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Please be aware that Antivirus 8 that has been already discussed in one of our previous posts is now being actively promoted by means of It is the cause of a terrible redirect problem for many users whose PCs are infected with Antivirus 8. If it is so, you probably are aware of how annoying it indeed is.

As soon as your system is overwhelmed with this virus your browser – whatever it is – will be constantly redirected to site. “What a horror” – this is what one of our customers said of this redirect problem caused by! In addition to redirect, you may see a false warning alert that will indicate your web page request has been cancelled due to malware on your system.

Attention! Your web page request has been cancelled
Attention! Your web page request has been cancelled

Then you will be offered to have this issue solved by redirecting you to Antivirus 8 payment page once you click the Fix Now button.

Antivirus 8 Payment Processing Page
Antivirus 8 Payment Processing Page

Thus it is obvious that this hijacker is aggressively forcing you to purchase Antivirus 8. In fact, the price that needs to be paid for it is USD 55. However, even if you pay for it you will not be able to remove the problems falsely detected. Thus, we are persuaded that that it is a mandatory requirement to completely remove hijacker and Antivirus 8 causing redirect problem and other serious system damages.

To make a long story short, we urge you to get the benefit from using a decent antivirus that can for sure detect and delete actual viruses. Please read the guidelines on automatic and manual removal of this hijacker and of Antivirus 8. and Antivirus 8 automatical remover: and Antivirus 8 manual removal guide:

Delete and Antivirus 8 files:
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Antivirus8.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\AV\Uninstall.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\Antivirus8.lnk
%Program Files%\AV
%Program Files%\AV\Antivirus8.exe

Delete and Antivirus 8 registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Antivirus8″

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