BrowserSeek virus (it can also be known as Browser Seek virus) is a browser hijacker, which makes people visit allsearch.com or browserseek.com instead of other domains. According to victims, it starts driving users crazy with its continuous redirections to these pages as soon as it gets inside the system. Experts add that BrowserSeek virus may also change your default home page and your default search engine to allsearch.com or other site. Beware that you must always use updated anti-virus and anti-spyware in order to prevent such potentially unwanted programs like this one. Besides, you must never use page for your search sessions because it gives only altered search results that lead to malicious sites. If you notice such changes on your computer, you should immediately scan it with updated anti-spyware and remove malicious entries from the system.
HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH BrowserSeek virus?
BrowserSeek virus is distributed via several ways: it is possible that you download it in a bundle with freeware and shareware or it may get inside from the third party websites that have been hacked by Internet criminals. So, you should always carefully check every installation process of the software and unclick unwanted/malicious entries that try to get inside without any sign. Once BrowserSeek virus is installed, it initiates various changes on victim's computer. Be aware that it may not only alter the home page but it may also install a toolbar or other adwares. After that, user discovers that he/she is constantly redirected to allsearch.com or browserseek.com, which looks like a normal seach engine. However, it is not what it may look like from the first sight because its search sessions end up on malicious websites. Please, remove Browser Seek virus as soon as possible.
HOW TO REMOVE BrowserSeek virus?
If you want to remove BrowserSeek virus, we recommend starting its removal process with a full system scan with updated anti-spyware, such as Reimage. Once you remove all malicious entries, you have to remove its add-on and extension from your browsers. For that, follow these steps:
Open Google Chrome -> click Wrench Icon -> Settings -> Manage Search Engines -> Remove BrowserSeek.com, allsearch.com and other unnecessary Search Engines from the list and make a certain search engine as default search engine
Open Mozilla Firefox -> go Tools -> Magnify Glass or Arrow icon -> Manage Search Engines -> Remove unnecessary Search Engines from the list, make Google or other search engine as your default; Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’ and find BrowserSeek.com or allsearch.com and click ‘Uninstall’.
Open IE -> go Tools -> Manage Add-ons -> Search Providers -> Remove unnecessary Search Engines and make a certain engine as default; Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’. Here, look for BrowserSeek.com, allsearch.com and click 'uninstall'.