Websearch.the-searcheng.info is a web site what allow to search for anything on the Internet. This site looks not so bad, the fact is that Websearch.the-searcheng.info is a new browser hijacker what infect many computers today. Often it appears randomly without any notification to the user. This hijacker can easily infect all well known browsers like Google Chrome, Opera, Mozila, Internet Explorer and others. In addition, this browser hijacker can steal some personal information and will transfer it to the third parties.
Virus like Websearch.the-searcheng.info can be installed with some free programs what you download and install from the Internet. Every time you time you install free soft be really careful and check every option while installation process. It will be better for you and your computer if you choose “Advanced” option and follow the whole installation process. This simple step can save you computer from virus attack in the future.
After Websearch.the-searcheng.info successfully installed on your computer it will make some changes in your browser. You will see Websearch.the-searcheng.info as your new homepage and its search engine as your default. Be aware because this site can easily redirect you to a malicious website if you will ignore it. We highly recommend to remove Websearch.the-searcheng.info from your browser immediately.
Websearch.the-searcheng.info automatic removal tool:
Websearch.the-searcheng.info 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 Websearch.the-searcheng.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 “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):