• How to remove Isearch-123.com Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Isearch-123.com Browser Hijacker

    How to get rid of the Isearch-123.com Browser Hijacker

     

    What is Isearch-123.com:

    Threat Classification: Browser Hijacker

    If your computer browser suddenly starts using Isearch-123.com as your new default new tab, homepage and/or search engine, this is a clear sign of a malware infection and you need to run a full system scan using some reputable anti-malware product like SpyHunter 4 to clean your PC. Moreover, our security researchers found that the Isearch-123.com is related with several malicious programs, distributed via infected software bundles. Nowadays the majority of the malware infections are distributed via suspicious software bundles, often configured to install lots of programs without the user exact knowledge – usually in silent or stealth mode. Our security experts have classified Isearch-123.com as a dangerous browser hijacker, that is capable of infiltrating systems silently and without consent, as a part of a suspicious “software bundle”, that has been configured by default to install it using silent installation. Moreover, the Isearch-123.com activation will modifying browser settings and windows registry so it could become the default home page/new tab & search engine. The browser hijacker is distributed mostly by using the “software bundling” method, which allows the developers to install various suspicious software products, along with some popular free programs, usually requested by the user. Although this is perfectly legal, is widely considered a deceptive & misleading technique, which allows installation of software that is neither wanted  nor requested by the user. When the browser gets infected and the user performs a search – he/she will be redirected to http://Isearch-123.com, where the search results will be compromised and loaded with spam and third-party advertising. [Read More…]