How to Get Rid of/Remove WebCheck Ads-Virus Removal

Posted by Britt Duncan - August 29, 2014

Looking for a solution to delete WebCheck pop-ups from IE/Firefox/Chrome? It shows up on a new tab? This removal guide provides a quick & safe way to get rid of it.

Basic Information of WebCheck

WebCheck is a rampant adware program that is widely distributed by cyber criminals to generate profits. It could be installed when you pay a visit to some compromised web sites with drive-by download method. Some tainted freeware products are also responsible to dispense this adware program on the Internet, including PDF creators, video players and fake application update. The designers behind this dubious program seek to advertise sponsored links and websites in exchange for benefits for themselves. Undoubtedly, this WebCheck is a potentially unwanted adware application.

webcheck-ads

WebCheck may have great impact on the functionality of the browser since it can alter various browser settings, like homepage, search engine, hosts file and DNS settings. It may even install malevolent add-ons to display invasive online adverts, banner, coupons, in text adverts, in-line ads and etc to you. When you are clicking on these third party ads then you get permission to additional infections to enter your PC, like Supra Savings, Alldaysavings and Istartsurf.com. Worse still, WebCheck can monitor your online activity by recording visiting websites, clicks or typing information. Thus, it will cause severe issues to you and should be deleted from system as soon as possible.

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Propagation of WebCheck Adware :

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

WebCheck Virus Manual Removal Guide

WebCheck redirect virus often comes into a target computer together with other online freeware. It is capable of modifying some default browser settings. Any slight mistake may cause more damage. Therefore, extra attention should be attached to the manual removal process.

Step 1: Terminate related processes of WebCheck malware.

a. Click Start Run. At the opening Run box, type in “taskmgr” and hit Enter. Or, tap Alt + Ctrl + Del all at once.

b. Search for and stop all malicious processes belonging to WebCheck virus.

Step 2: Get rid of malicious add-ons.

Internet Explorer:
a. Launch Internet Explorer → Tools → Manage → Add-ons.

b. Disable those add-ons added by WebCheck hijacker or unfamiliar ones.

Mozilla Firefox:
a. Open Mozilla Firefox Tools Add-ons Extensions.

b. Look for WebCheck hijacker related extensions or unknown ones and delete them all.

Google Chrome:
a. Activate Google Chrome Wrench Icon Tools Extensions.

b. Tick off all harmful extensions related to WebCheck virus and click Bin icon.

Step 3: Delete hidden malware files.
a. Click Start Control Panel Appearance and Personalization Folder Option.

b. Move to View tab in the Folder Option window. At Advanced settings session, deselect Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).

c. Search for malicious files outlined below and remove them all together.

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe
%AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe
%Temp%\random.exe
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

Step 4: Delete futile registry entries.
a. Click Start Run. At the opening Run box, type in “regedit” and hit Enter. Or, tap Win + R together to open Registry Editor.

b. Search for and remove all listed harmful files.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\random.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\Schemes\Apps\Explorer\Navigating
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run \Regedit32

Step 5: Disable suspicious startup items.
a. Click Start Run. At the opening Run box, type in “misconfig” and hit Enter.

b. At the running System Configuration Utility, find out all harmful items generated by WebCheck redirect virus.

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