How to Get Rid of/Remove InfoSeeker Ads-Virus Removal Tips

Posted by Britt Duncan - July 10, 2014

Have trouble deleting InfoSeeker from IE/Firefox/Chrome? Don’t know how it comes inside silently? This removal guide shows how to remove it from IE/Firefox/Chrome quickly.

Information of InfoSeeker

InfoSeeker is a adverting application that aims at delivering ads, commercials and pop-ups onto your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox in exchange for revenue for its designers. Typically, this pest makes use of online free resources to gain easy access to your machine. It immediately makes changes to the original browser settings and set random dubious website as your default start-up page without permission. So, once your browser is affected by InfoSeeker, you will receive a bunch of commercial links in the search results and see constant pop-ups and flyers on the website when you are online.

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InfoSeeker may also works with Supra Savings, PCupgradenow.com, and Anyprotect and helps them get inside your computer as well after it comes inside. its makers to gain profits by delivering advertising links and ads for various commercial websites or online games. This application may have full access to your visited websites and sensitive credentials and therefore arises security issues to you. In short, it is necessary for you to wipe out every piece of files belonging to this InfoSeeker throughly.

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Propagation of InfoSeeker Adware :

(1) InfoSeeker usually comes bundled with free applications when you download and install free programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.

(2) InfoSeeker enters into a random computer after you click a spam email. This kind of email may contain malicious attachments with a copy of this malware.

(3) InfoSeeker may incubate on compromised websites. InfoSeeker can be automatically implanted into your computer with drive-by download method.

Instruction on Removing InfoSeeker Malware

According to our research, we found that InfoSeeker adware often gets installed together with other programs. And InfoSeeker adware has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing InfoSeeker virus.

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall InfoSeeker adware.

1. Go to Control Panel from Start menu.
2. Choose Uninstall a program or Add/Change programs.

3. Select InfoSeeker adware and click on Uninstall or Uninstall/Change button.

Step Two: Show hidden files.

1. Go to Control Panel, and choose Folder Options.

2. In View tab, scroll dawn and choose show hidden files, folders and drives. Click OK.

Step Three: Remove registry entries.

1. Open Start menu and find Run in Windows XP. Type regedit and tap Enter. In Windows vista/7, click Start and type reged in search field.

2. At opening Registry Editor, search for and delete key and values related to InfoSeeker adware.

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall InfoSeeker adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select InfoSeeker from program list.

3. Click Uninstall button and then follow uninstall wizard.

Step Two: Show Hidden Files.

1. Choose Windows Explorer from Start screen.

2. Navigate to File tab, tick both Hidden items and File name extensions.

3. Look for corrupted files outlined below and delete them all:

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Step Three: Remove Registry Entries.

1. Type regedit in the search field.

2. Search for and delete harmful key and values generated by InfoSeeker adware.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1

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