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Threat indicator: HIGH

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IE Search Hijacker

shell.exe

Hijacker

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista, Seven, 8)


However, it also substitutes default home and search pages and Changes necessary Internet Explorer program settings. IE search hijacker, the widespread wrecker, redirects Wide-Area Network Explorer to ordained WWW sites and represents undesired commercials from a porno Internet site. There are real examples of people who have lost their jobs because of clear content found on their PCs at work. Most IE search hijackers turn user's usual web surfing into a real incubus. Programs such as Stronghold Antivirus and True Sword are designed especially to detect and remove IE search hijackers. These instructions let the buyer to manually eliminate all the files, directories, registry entries and other objects that belong to a IE search hijacker.


IE Search Hijacker intrusion method

IE Search Hijacker copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is shell.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name IE Search Hijacker and value shell.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name shell.exe or IE Search Hijacker. Also, it can create folder with name IE Search Hijacker under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData.

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Features of Stronghold Antimalware

* Removes all files created by IE Search Hijacker.

* Removes all registry entries created by IE Search Hijacker.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

* "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.

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How to remove IE Search Hijacker manually?

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with IE Search Hijacker, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by IE Search Hijacker.

To get rid of IE Search Hijacker, you should:

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1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

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Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use IE Search Hijacker Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use IE Search Hijacker Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


4. Manually fix browser problems

IE Search Hijacker can affect your browsers which results in browser redirection or search hijack. We recommend you to use free option "Reset Browsers" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to reset all the browsers at once. Mention that you need to remove all files and kill all processes belonging to IE Search Hijacker before doing this. To reset your browsers manually and restore your homepage perform the following steps:

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Internet Explorer

  • If you use Windows XP, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following in the Open box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • If you use Windows 7 or Windows Vista, click Start. Type the following in the Search box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • Click the Advanced tab

  • In Reset Internet Explorer settings, click Reset. Click Reset in opened window again.

  • Select Delete personal settings checkbox to remove browsing history, search providers, homepage

  • After Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box

Warning: In case this option will not work use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Google Chrome

  • Go to the installation folder of Google Chrome: C:\Users\"your username"\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\User Data.

  • In the User Data folder, look for a file named as Default and rename it to DefaultBackup.

  • Launch Google Chrome and a new clean Default file will be created.

Warning: This option might not work if in Google Chrome you use online synchronization between PCs. In this case use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • Go to Help > Troubleshooting Information in menu.

  • Click the Reset Firefox button.

  • After Firefox is done, it will show a window and create folder on the desktop. Click Finish.

Warning: This option will also clean all your account passwords for all websites. If you don't want it use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov

Here are the descriptions of problems connected with IE Search Hijacker and shell.exe we received earlier:

Problem Summary: Search Hyjack

Hi

In IE and Firefox my search results are redirected to another website. Starts with www.ylbilw.net and the redirects from there.

Thanks

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Search hijack

Everytime i search on google, when i click the link i want a new page opens up with a random website. This also sometimes happens when i click a link on a website. Im cluless when it comes to things like this. Please help!

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: search hijack


all searches with IE Or FF google,bing return good results but when clikeed on results i am sent to another search engine can go back and reclick on link and i then go to the correct site.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: All search engine searches are hijacked

Whether its Google, Yahoo, MSN, etc., whichever resulting link I click on gets diverted to some form of an ad or another page that gives other options for whatever I searched for.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: search hijack

all searches with IE Or FF google,bing return good results but when clikeed on results i am sent to another search engine can go back and reclick on link and i then go to the correct site.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: message archive

how can i see the message archive of my bofriend in his yahoo messengr?

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Search results in IE and Firefox are redirected

Search results in IE and Firefox shows correct listings and descriptions but the correct link has been replaced by an irrelevant link to an infected website, like AntiVirus2009.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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