Hi, I am Jack. Yesterday it had to download the file with the key-finder.com bug. After downloading it, they take all control of my personal computer. I had also restart my computer but it is still on my PC. It is an automatic redirect to the unknown sites and starts downloading the files. Please help me to eliminate key-finder.com virus from my computer.
What is the key-finder.com Virus?
Today the computer user is increasing day by day and they demanding faster and makes life easy to proceed forward. But the computer users have the problem related to the virus and they sometimes do not know that what is the virus and how to remove from their computer such that they continue to their work. The key-finder.com is the unwanted application where users get to download this file from the web and it gets easily install in the system. This virus is supported come from the famous browsers are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer browser. When this browser This is the software virus which is basically come from the bundled software programs and they can easily get way to enter into the system. This is the browser hijacker which hack the browser details and easily access to the users websites. This threat is work as the search engine which provides the user to search on there and they start showing fake software download and also showing advertisements where the fake offers are added.
What are the Symptoms of the key-finder.com Virus?
The key-finder.com virus is the several symptoms where computer users can detect this virus.
Some of the symptoms are given below:
- If this virus enters into the system then it changes the browser default homepage. Due to this when user come then they will get the homepage which is provided by this virus. Also on that page, they will get the fake news update of about the software and also other things.
- It also changes the default Search Engine. When this virus gets installed into the system then it changes the default search Engine such that the user comes on the search engine page and they will search on this page. Due that if you visit your own sites then it will hack all details from your websites.
- This threat is only coming from the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox browser and they will change both the default homepage and search Engine.
- When you will open the browser then it will automatically open the new tabs where they their search portals. Although if you working in your browser then in the middle of them it will open the new tab and it starts redirecting you to their malicious websites where you can get the advertisements and their full-screen offers.
How key-finder.com virus affect your personal computer?
The key-finder.com virus is the browser virus such that will always watch your each and every search. If your visit then it starts tracking you. Some of the effect is given below:
- when you open any personal websites then it takes your all login id’s and passwords. If you open the bank websites it takes the all bank details from your details page of the bank. It can hack all personal details from the browsers.
- If this virus is installed into the system then it will start showing you endless pop-up advertisements which contains the offers. It will irritate you when continue to work.
- This threat will modify the settings of your personal computer for example browser, DNS. This virus has the ability to change the default setting of the browser such that they are not facing any problem when they hacking your details. Due to change the settings of the browser it will also easily download the files from their personal sites and install the infected application into the system.
- It will also remove the redirect to the unknown sites in the middle of your working. Most of the time it will visit the site is Sweet-page.com and other time it will visit the other unknown sites which are infected by the harmful malware or spyware.
- When this virus enters into the system then it will never ask your permission when they want to install or download into the system. It always targets the all computer to access fast.
- This virus is also installed the other viruses like Trojan, worm, or another similar hijacker browser. It will also download the infected files into the system which are directly infected to your system. The unknown programs are also downloaded into your system.
- It will always watch your browser activities such that it will access the all details from the browser and you will never get that your personal information is get hack by the cybercriminals.
How to Eliminate the key-finder.com virus from the system?
The computer users are always demanding that if their computer is infected by the virus then need to remove it quickly such that the personal computer is getting prevent from the virus and their personal details are also not hacked by the cybercriminals. The several manual steps that user can remove this virus from the system.
Some the manual steps are given below:
Boot Your Personal Computer in Safe Mode:
1. Open your computer in the proper way such that you they working properly. Then click on the windows button, the menu window will appear on a screen. Click on the Restart button such that it will boot your computer.
2. Then after clicking on the restart button then will get restart your computer then that time press long on the F8 button such that it will show you Windows Advanced Options menu pops up on screen. You will need to hold the F8 button for 1 minute.
3. Again the new menu window will appear on screen, choose the option Safe Mode With Networking option from the list. This option is present at the second the number of the list. You need to choose this option by using the arrow button. Then it will finally start the booting your computer.
Remove key-finder.com virus From the Browsers:
For Google Chrome Browser:
Remove the Malicious Extensions:
The below steps to remove the key-finder.com virus from the computer:
1. Open the Google Chrome browser in a proper way. Then you will click on the Gear button which is in the form of three dots and this button is available at the upper top corner of the page.
2. After that, the new drop-down list will appear on the screen. Select the Tools option from the drop-down list.
3. Again the new menu window will appear on your screen, then you need to click on the Extensions option from the list.
4. Finally, you will get the list of all extension of related with the key-finder.com virus. Select all extension related with the key-finder.com virus and click on the Trash button such that it will delete all extension of the malicious extension.
Reset the Browser Settings:
The below steps for the Reset the Browser Settings are:
1. open your Chrome browser in the proper manner such it will work fast. Then click on the Gear button which is available at the upper top corner of the page. This gear button is in the form of three line button.
2. The new drop-down list will appear on the screen. You need to click on the Setting option from the list.
3. Again the new menu window will appear on the screen. You need to add text as Reset in the search box option. Due to this the browser is starting to get the command to reset the setting of the Chrome browser.
4. Now finally go to the end of the page, you will get the Reset Setting button then you need to click on that button then it will start resetting your Chrome browser settings. Resat you Chrome browser it will work fast and it will also not showing any virus.
For Mozilla Firefox Browser :
Remove the Malicious Extensions:
The below steps to remove the key-finder.com virus from the Mozilla Firefox browser are :
1. Open the Mozilla Firefox browser in the proper manner such it will working proper and fast. Then you need to click on the Gear button which is in the form of three line. This button is available at the upper top corner of the page.
2. After clicking this button the new drop-down list appears on screen, you need to click on the Add-Ones option from the list.
3. Finally, Go to the Extension of the Firefox browser. This Extension is at the left panel of the page. Select the all malicious Extension related with key-finder.com virus and click on remove button. Such it will remove all the extension related to the key-finder.com virus and your Chrome browser get free form the virus and it will work fast and not showing any pop-up advertisements on the screen.