Seekmx stands for a new malicious application fairly classified as browser hijacker. These days it actively infects all major browsers, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and Internet Explorer. You need to realize that this application is absolutely good for nothing when it comes to furnishing you with the relevant search results.
Seekmx as a browser hijacker is actively distributed in the world wide web these days through being bundled by default with a lot of other cost-free utilities. In case you often download and install various free applications, make sure you know ahead of time what else you’re suggested to install into your PC, in addition to the main application of your choice.
Reading the instructions contained in the setup wizards of free programs is a must-do thing for you to implement while installing freeware. You must also pay attention to the data contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all free applications you’re going to install into your system. If you find the information about any unwanted applications you don’t need, make sure you select the option of a custom installation, instead of the standard one. This will help you to prevent all unwanted software from becoming the part of your system.
In case Seekmx has been installed into your system you will surely regret about allowing it to enter your PC. You will notice that all your search queries are redirected through seekmx.com, and the information obtained through this hijacker doesn’t really meet your search queries.
To sum up, Seekmx isn’t a good application. We recommend you to carefully scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer, which is a proven antispyware application. You will need to get rid of all the infections it finds (with its full registered version) and to reset your browsers with its help. If you need any additional assistance, please feel free to contact us at any time.
Seekmx.com automatic removal tool:
Seekmx.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 Seekmx.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):