Tumri.net is a redirect virus, which is based on browser hijacker. However, it causes not only continuous redirections to tumri.net or tumri.net/als/als domains, but also tends to open multiple tabs or windows periodically to make a havoc on victim's PC. Tumri.net virus will also show various pop-up advertisements and alerts that will aggressively offer to download suspiciously looking programs and files. It seems that this threat is capable to hack all popular browsers, like Google, Yahoo or Bing and then start its completely annoying activity, so pay attention to tamri.net redirections and run a full system scan with your anti-malware program to make sure you haven't been infected.
HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH TUMRI.NET?
You can get infected with tumri.net redirect virus if you like to use unofficial sources to download free software, shareware or media codecs on your computer. Typically, such websites are hacked and they are mostly used to spread the files that are bundled with various cyber infections. Note that you can get infected with fake anti-spyware or anti-malware programs as well! When tumri.net browser hijacker is let inside, it alters DNS settings, HOSTS file and other system settings on its target computer. This results in annoying redirections and continuous pop-up messages interrupting users every time they start their search sessions. Besides, tumri.net may also slow the system down and lead you to websites filled with other threats, like trojans, spyware or malware.
HOW CAN I REMOVE TUMRI.NET?
To remove Tumri.net browser hijacker, you should use automated virus removal tools, like STOPzilla or SpyHunter because it's almost impossible to find and delete such threats manually. Make sure you update these programs before running a scan!
Before that, you can also try some manual instructions that will help you to get rid of add-ons from your computer:
1) Open IE, go to 'Tools' → 'Manage Add-ons';
2) Select 'Search Providers' → choose 'Bing' search engine or 'Google' search engine and make it your default web search provider (Set as default);
3) Select 'Search Results' and click 'Remove' to remove it;
4) Go to 'Tools' → 'Internet Options', select 'General tab' and click 'Use default' button or enter your own website, e.g. Google.com. Click OK to save the changes.
Google Chrome browser:
1) Click on 'Customize and control' Google Chrome icon, select 'Settings';
2) Choose 'Basic Options'.
3) Change Google Chrome's homepage to google.com or any other and click the 'Manage search engines...' button;
4) Select 'Google' from the list and make it your default search engine;
5) Select 'Search Results' from the list remove it by clicking the "X" mark.
Mozilla Firefox browser:
1) Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the magnifier's icon and select 'Manage Search Engines....';
2) Choose 'Search Results' from the list and click 'Remove' and OK to save changes;
3) Go to 'Tools' → 'Options'. Reset the startup homepage or change it to google.com under the 'General tab';
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