Maximum-Search.com stands for a new quite disgusting browser hijacker. Today it actively infects all major browsers in the world wide web, including Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Users see the problem of persistent search engine redirection through maximum-search.com. However, this site is not capable to furnish you with any relevant information that would really match your search queries.
What is the purpose of Maximum-Search.com then? Surely, this is a good question. The developers of this hijacker plan to earn good profit through displaying a lot of targeted ads in the home page of your hijacked browser. Plus, those pseudo search results redirected through Maximum-Search.com will be also accompanied by a lot of sponsored links.
We don’t recommend you to click on those ads or sponsored links shown by means of Maximum-Search.com hijacker. You may be brought to a lot of unsafe places in the web, through which your PC may become even more infected with all kinds of infections.
Maximum-Search.com is actively spread in the world wide web today through being bundled by default with many other free programs. If you’re a person who spends a lot of time downloading and installing freeware, make sure you always know in advance what exactly you’re going to make the part of your system in addition to the main application of your choice. This is the way to avoid Maximum-Search.com from being installed into your system by default.
To get rid of Maximum-Search.com virus from your system please carefully scan your PC with a proven antispyware tool called GridinSoft Trojan Killer and remove all the infections it finds. Finally, please reset your browsers with its help. Good luck!
Maximum-Search.com automatic removal tool:
Maximum-Search.com removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Maximum-Search.com in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):