Validclick.net is a version of well known and still quite active virus called Google Redirect. It uses various websites and redirects user traffic to increase revenues. It's very annoying to user, because when he tries to search for something in the Internet - he constantly gets redirected through various domains which doesn't even match the main search query. It's almost impossible to find something in the internet because of this browser hijacker.
What does validclick.net virus do?
Validclick.net is made to redirect your traffic to various ads and other websites. Usually, it will be some page which installs some fake applications to your computer. Then it leads to another problem - this fake application tries to get your private and secret information from you, and send it to remote servers, where cybercriminals will use it for illegal purposes. If you constantly get redirected to Validclick.net - that means you're infected with this virus. Additionally, it is known, that this virus might collect your activity on the internet and sent it to marketing companies, which will later use this data to display advertisements and make marketing campaigns.
It is very important to remove validclick.net redirection virus from your computer! We recommend using Reimage or STOPzilla to remove this malware. However, you might want try to do this manually (which is not recommended). To do that, follow the guide below.
validclick.net virus manual removal
Delete registry values:
C:\Program Files\random name].exe
C:\Users\User name\AppData\[random name]. exe
C:\Users\User name\AppData\[random name]. dll
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