Know How to Get rid of Securesurf.biz
Securesurf.biz is a highly risky virus which comes under the category of redirect virus. It seems a genine search engine as a Google, yahoo, and Bing etc at first sight. It claims to online users to enhance browsing experience by the showing reliable searching results. But while users go to search something on this site they will get unwanted or unrelated searching results. Once users click on the searching results suddenly they will redirect to the other suspicious sites which having malicious codes and suspicious links. It gets installed in to the System without any user’s knowledge while they attach junk mails; insert corrupt CD, Downloading unwanted programs, click on malicious links and other online activities. Once Securesurf.biz gets installed in to the target PC it will start to do malicious activities.
Some harmful activities are mentioned below:
- It injects well known web browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari and others.
- It changes the previous setting such as internet, browser, Homepage and DNS setting.
- It replaces the homepage and default search engine.
- It redirects users to the other harmful site which having malicious codes and suspicious links without any users permissions.
- It shows fake security alert messages, notification, and commercial ads etc on the running webpage while users surfing internet.
If Securesurf.biz will stay long duration in to the target PC, it will disable the System security and privacy as well as inactivates the System files and Windows registries. It also convinces online users to install third party rogue software program like as adobe reader, Flash player, PDF creator etc with the aim to makes money. It also tracks users online feeding details to gather vital information including bank and credit card details for own profit. It also takes huge resources of the running PC to slowdown the System performance and makes the browser useless. Thus in this situation users should take serious steps to remove Securesurf.biz as quickly as possible from Computer.