NovostiSporta.info browser redirector is caused due to adware installed on your computer or via Spam emails. This browser hijacker corrupts all your browser settings and places itself as the default homepage and Search tab. Unfortunately, as some freeware downloads do not disclose their software details, thus while installation you may find that you have installed this threats and PUP without your knowledge. Once this malicious program gets installed, whenever you try to browse the Internet, ads from ONEPAGESNEWS.NET will randomly pop-up on your browser.
Moreover, NovostiSporta.info can damage the entire machine or just some parts of it. This adware is made with one purpose – to gain money on you by spreading other malicious infections or damaging PC files. It is capable of infiltrating harmful activities in the computer.
NovostiSporta.info can cause alert pop-ups, random text in web-pages is turned into hyperlinks, fake update and offer pop-ups come up randomly, and other threats may get dropped secretly. and even lock the affected machine. NovostiSporta.info is not appeared by itself. This hijacker is caused by an adware on your PC. Usually, adware comes with some free software, that you download lately.
NovostiSporta.info hijacker removal guide
Step1. Remove NovostiSporta.info page from the browser
First of all, NovostiSporta.info is a browser hijackers, like many others. So, here is the simple way to remove them from the browser and get your homepage and search engine back. You just need to reset your browser settings. To do this automatically and for free, you can use the Reset Browser Settings tool from GridinSoft:
- Reset Browser Setting is a tool, included to the complex anti-malware program. So, first of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware (here or from the product page):
- Open the Tools tab on the top menu. Choose the Reset Browser Settings tools from the list:
- Select the browser, which is infected by NovostiSporta.info, and options, that you need to reset, and just do it! (Please, be aware, that this procedure will close all instances of the selected browsers, and save your work in them before clicking on the “Reset” button):
- When this process is done, you’ll see such screen. It means, that your browser settings are default now and NovostiSporta.info has been removed from your browser:
Video guide on how to reset browser automatically:
BUT!! Unfortunately, it doesn’t mean that NovostiSporta.info hasn’t installed some malicious software directly in your system. So, we strongly recommend every user, who has the same problem, to scan his computer after the browser resetting and make sure, that PC is clean and safe.
Step2. Remove NovostiSporta.info traces from the system
- Go back to the GridinSoft Anti-Malware main screen and choose the scan type:
- Scan your computer system:
- After the scan is completed, you will see if there is any adware on your PC. Remove the detected items by clicking on the “Apply” button:
- Finally, this window is a proof of your system’s absolutely cleanness. You removed NovostiSporta.info!
Video guide on how to remove Betternewtabsearch.com from the system:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with NovostiSporta.info 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 “On-Run 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:
The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.