Instructions to Remove Mobtoolbox.com From Chrome/ Firefox/ IE

Posted by Britt Duncan - December 23, 2013

Are you forced to use Mobtoolbox.com to make a search? Are unrelated links added to the search results? Is the Internet connection slowed down seriously? No worries, have a look at this post and get the effective and detailed guide to completely solve the problem.

Is Mobtoolbox.com a dangerous virus?

There is a foxy redirect virus named Mobtoolbox.com that is able to avoid being detected by some antivirus programs. Typically, this browser malware is installed onto your PC via freeware that you download from unverified websites. Odious parasite Mobtoolbox.com can also invade your Windows OS furtively when you open unreliable email attachments or visit vicious websites.

Once Mobtoolbox.com intrudes in your workstation successfully, you’ll encounter a variety of troubles. This browser hijacker removes your original homepage and search engine from your browser without your agreement. Instead, Mobtoolbox.com always appears when you launch your browser like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. Apart from making modifications on your browser, this malevolent hijacker redirects any websites to other unauthorized webpages.

Moreover after tracking your browser histories and gathering your search keyword and sensitive information, Mobtoolbox.com hijacker makes connect with remote hackers and leaks out your privacy. Then, remote hackers sell the collected data to third party outlaws for making money. If this pest remains in your system, it will cause computer crash. For the security of your PC, you ought to get rid of Mobtoolbox.com malware without hesitation. The following post will do you a favor.

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Disadvantages and risks of Mobtoolbox.com Virus:

1. It injects codes to the system registry and activates itself on Windows boot-up
2. It makes changes and adds plug-ins to Internet Explorer, Google Chrome & Mozilla Firefox
3. It changes default homepage and search engine and offers numerous sponsored search results
4. It causes continual web redirects to unrelated websites and generates lots of annoying ads
5. It records online activities and collects important information especially the credit card data
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It consumes high system resources and CPU usage and affects the PC performance greatly

Manually Get Rid of Mobtoolbox.com Virus

According to our research, we found that Mobtoolbox.com redirect is caused by Mobtoolbox.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And Mobtoolbox.com toolbar 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 Mobtoolbox.com virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Mobtoolbox.com malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Mobtoolbox.com toolbar and other unknown software or toolbars

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable Mobtoolbox.com toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Mobtoolbox.com toolbar and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go through the following steps if you want to completely get rid of Mobtoolbox.com virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Mobtoolbox.com virus

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Mobtoolbox.com malware

%StartMenu%\Programs\random.lnk

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Mobtoolbox.com virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal can not guarantee a thorough removal of Mobtoolbox.com virus.

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