safe.v9.com is another search engine, which is clearly designed for a different reason than it should be. Instead of helping for users to find an online information, it returns altered search results and makes people visit potentially malicious websites. Beware that such sites may be involved not only to the distribution of the third party products, but may also infect your PC with malware by rerouting your search session to malicious site. Besides, safe.v9.com may start showing annoying pop-up advertisements that are also filled with sponsored links leading people to unwanted websites. Please, stay away from safe.v9.com no matter that it looks like a normal search engine and has a word 'safe' in its name. In reality, it closely relies on the browser hijacker that redirects people to this domain against their will.
safe.v9.com is promoted with a help of browser hijacker. This virus can easily enter its target PC system via security vulnerabilities that appear when users fail to update anti-virus and anti-spyware, and leave their PCs unprotected. As soon as it gets inside, hijacker modifies some of PC's parameters and starts annoying redirections. Typically, this virus modifies the start page, default search engine and new tab page, and makes people visit safe.v9.com instead of letting them enter reputable search engines. If you are sure that you haven't altered the settings of your browsers, you should check your PC for the browser hijacker. For that, use updated anti-spyware.
If you want to get rid of safe.v9.com from all your browsers,you are recommended following these steps.
You can remove safe.v9.com automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall safe.v9.com and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for safe.v9.com or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove safe.v9.com from Windows shortcuts
Repeat steps that are given above with all browsers' shortcuts, including Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. Make sure you check all locations of these shortcuts, including Desktop, Start Menu and taskbar.
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Information added: 09/11/14 04:32;
information updated: 09/11/14 04:32