v9.com virus is a browser hijacker, which is used to increase the traffic to v9.com and promote this website to earn the money. If infected with this cyber threat, user finds serious problems when trying to browse the web and find what he/she really needs. Every time victim tries to search the web, the search is rerouted to v9.com, th.v9.com or safe.v9.com websites no matter which search engine it uses. Besides, v9 virus can also install its toolbar and start appearing instead of your homepage. As you can see, having this virus is really inconvenient. Besides, it can be dangerous as well, because you can be easily redirected to malicious website as well. If you are also suffer from such problems, scan your PC with reputable anti-malware and remove v9 virus without any delay.
V9.com virus can get on your computer by several ways: you can download it together with freeware or shareware programs or simply let inside after clicking on malicious link left on some hacked site. Besides, this browser hijacker can easily come in a bundle with other malware. Once it gets there, it starts doing everything to start its redirections. Typically, it alters DNS settings, changes the homepage settings and starts redirecting its victim. Of course, all these changes are made without any permission asked. When infected with v9.com virus, you will not only be made to visit this website against your will - v9.com virus has also been reported to display various pop-up advertisements. If you see them, you must check your computer for v9.com virus and remove this threat immediately.
If you think you are infected with v9.com virus, you should run a full system scan with automated anti-malware or anti-virus program. Try using STOPzilla or SpyHunter in this case. Additionally, in order to complete removal of v9 virus and fix each of your browsers, follow these steps:
You can remove 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 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 v9.com or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove 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: 08/18/14 02:44;
information updated: 08/18/14 02:44