What is Secury-surf.com?
If you notice that instead of your preferred and default home page you are displayed with a Secury-surf.com, it means that your computer is infected by browser hijacker. Secury-surf.com browser hijacker is mainly generated to support and promote the traffic of some commercial websites. However, this feature is not to so harmful in comparison with the fact that this browser hijacker can also monitor all your browsing sessions and cause some other threats. As it is possible to suspect this browser hijacker can reach your computer without your suspicion and ten begin to modify the settings of your browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome).
So, if you notice that your computer might be infected you shouldn’t doubt anymore and remove Secury-surf.com before this browser hijacker hasn’t brought some serious infections to your computer.
Where does Secury-surf.com come from?
Due to the fact that Secury-surf.com is not treated as reliable and useful application it is possible to claim that the ways in which this browser hijacker can enter your computer are not very reliable as well. Mostly, this browser hijacker can reach your computer via the method of ‘bundling’. Speaking more clearly it means that Secury-surf.com can be bundled together with various freeware and shareware programs and applications. You have to pay extra attention especially to those files that come for free. Keep in mind that in most often cases these applications and files can be distributed by the third party. As it is known the third-party is not treated as the most credible authority in the cyber space. Because of that reason you must always download only original applications and select Advanced (or Custom) installation process. Keep in mind that if you consistently analyze all the information about the new program you can always deselect the unwanted applications or even terminate the installation procedure.
Why it is recommended to delete Secury-surf.com?
We guess that you have no doubts anymore that this browser hijacker which entered your computer without your permission, has to be eliminated. First of all, if you use the search provider given by this browser hijacker, you cannot trust in search results that you get after your sessions. Keep in mind that Secury-surf.com may not only provide you deceptive search results but it can also redirect you to potentially malicious websites. Furthermore, a vast amount of diverse pop-ups and advertisement that you are provided with will definitely disturb your usual browsing activities. Another tricky part of Secury-surf.com is that this browser hijacker can easily supervise your searching sessions. It means that all the information about your daily browsing activities will be concentrated and then transferred to the third party. Be aware that when this information fall into the hands of internet scams you will be attacked with even more various advertisements corresponding to your needs and habits. However, you can’t trust in any notifications provided by this potentially unwanted browser hijacker. Keep in mind that even reliable-looking advertisement can have a serious infection inside and one irresponsible click can bring a lot of damage to you and to your computer’s system. Consequently, we suggest you not to hesitate anymore and begin
Uninstall Secury-surf.com from your computer
First of all, you have to remove this unwanted additional application from your computer’s system:
- Open the ‘Start’ menu -> navigate to ‘Settings’ section -> after that, select ‘Control Panel’ -> move to ‘Add/Remove Programs’ -> once displayed with a list, search for Secury-surf.com (or any other unwanted applications) -> after that, choose them and click on ‘Uninstall’ option -> finally, click on ‘OK’.
In order to achieve the full effect of manual removal process it is recommended to eliminate Secury-surf.com from all the browsers that are installed into your computer (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox):
- Open the browser -> now click on ‘Chrome menu’ button -> choose ‘Tools’ section -> navigate to ‘Extensions’ -> when you are provided with a list of Extensions, look for secury surf -> remove the unnecessary extension (by selecting ‘Recycle Bin’ option) -> after that, click once on the wench icon (at the top right corner, next to the search field) -> select ‘Manage search engines’ -> Here you have to delete the unwanted search provider and choose a new one.
- Launch Internet Explorer -> navigate to ‘Tools’ section -> click on ‘Manage Add-ons’ -> move to ‘Toolbars and Extensions’ -> search for secury-surf and remove (by clicking ‘Uninstall’ option) -> open the browser once again -> navigate to ‘General’ tab -> instead of existing start page enter a new (Google for example).
- Open the browser (‘Mozilla Firefox’) -> move to the ‘Tools’ section -> choose ‘Extensions’ -> search for secury surf and then click on ‘Uninstall’ option -> navigate to ‘Tools’ once again -> select ‘Options’ section -> click on ‘General’ -> choose ‘Startup’ (here you have to select a new start page).
You have to know that most browser hijackers can have additional applications installed into your computer as well. So, when you perform only manual removal process you can’t be sure if you have completely removed Secury-surf.com. Because of this reason we recommend you to download reliable anti virus tool such as SpyHunter. This powerful application will not only eliminate all the remaining malignant parts of Secury-surf.com but also safeguard your computer from other threats.