securesearch.lavasoft.com is a search website, which comes from Lavasoft. However, after a closer look we have found some suspicions that it may have something in common with Blekko virus, which has been included to our database some time ago. While we haven't found anything dangerous about this search engine, you should be prepared for some unexpected redirections to unwanted sites when using securesearch.lavasoft.com for your search sessions. This is done for making users visit these sites that need to increase their visitors' number. Besides, it may surprisingly appear as your homepage and default search engine if it gets inside your computer in a bundle with other software. In this case, you should check your computer with updated anti-spyware.
securesearch.lavasoft.com redirects start when you download its toolbar. Typically, it can be downloaded manually or may come inside the system in a bundle with other programs. That's why we always recommend choosing custom installation method when downloading the program, and unclicking all unfamiliar programs that show up. While this virus can't be compared with the malware or rogue anti-spyware, it may cause some system's modifications without any permission asked. As a result, you may find securesearch.lavasoft.com instead of the homepage and default search provider. According to victims, trying to eliminate this site may be a really hard task. That's because securesearch.lavasoft.com's removal includes manual and automated parts. If you need some help with that, read the guide written below:
When trying to remove securesearch.lavasoft.com from your computer, we recommend starting this process with a full system scan. If you haven't installed it manually, you should use updated anti-spyware program, such as SpyHunter.
Additionally, follow these steps and uninstall securesearch.lavasoft.com:
1. Go to Control Panel and uninstall securesearch.lavasoft.com and anything what could be related to it.
2. Open your browser and go to extensions/pluggins. Delete all securesearch.lavasoft.com related extensions or the ones that do not belong to Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle, Sun or Google.
3. Reset your Search provider.
Information added: 04/23/13 08:18;
information updated: 04/23/13 08:18