Blekko is a web search engine which aim is to provide better search results than those offered by Google Search. They try to exclude material from low quality sites known as content farms. The site, launched to the public on November 1, 2010, Blekko offers a downloadable search bar.
Latest redirect viruses exploits blekko name. Users searches for some problem called blekko virus, which redirects them from google search, They call this virus a malicious browser hijacker which is made to redirect your browser traffic to sites. Within Blekko paid results we can see malware spread.
Blekko claims to be a legitimate webpage/software. Additionally, it advertises false products, which might steal your personal information.
Blekko is able to block you from resetting your browser configuration, to make sure blekko.com is the homepage for your Internet browser. Moreover, it causes pop up screens appear with phishing sites and fake information. Blekko adds favorites and bookmarks without user knowledge too.
When user is infected with Blekko Redirect virus, even the Google, Firefox or Bing searches are redirecting to Blekko.com. If you think, that your are infected with Blekko redirect virus, we recommend you to do a full system scan with a reputable antimalware program, to ensure that Blekko Redirect will be removed.
How do get rid of Blekko Toolbar?
It is hard to delete Blekko manually. Virus uses random file names and hides within the system. You need to have some knowledge of your system archtecture to fully delete blekko virus. There is an advanced solution to delete Blekko toolbar, we advice you to use one of anti-spyware programs featured below to fix your system and remove blekko completely. You MUST scan your computer with [SpyHunter, STOPzilla or Malwarebytes Anti Malware if you didn't install it manually because it may be installed by trojan.
However, if you have installed it manually, you can also follow these steps:
1. Go to Control Panel and uninstall Blekko Toolbar and other software that was installed on the same day as Blekko toolbar.
2. Open your browser and go to extensions/pluggins. Delete all Blekko related extensions or the ones that originate not from Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle, Sun or Google.
3. Reset your Search provider.
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Blekko Virus manual removal:
Delete registry values:
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random].dllDelete files:
Modern viruses are really hard to remove. They have random file names, random registry entries, they can immitale legal products and files.
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