Jump to content

New here - prob w/Google search being hijacked


Recommended Posts

Hi all, Did a search to figure out why Google started acting weirdly in the last couple of weeks or so. Search results look normal, but links are redirected to two or three weird sites in succession. The only way it seems I can reach the site I want in the search results is to click on the cache version first. there are times when the hijack doesn't happen, though, and I haven't been able to see any pattern. In reading about it, I discovered that there is some virus going around?

I am not a computer genius but not afraid to try a fix if someone gives me specific instructions. Anyway, I have never used Hijack This or MalwareBytes before. I just downloaded HJT and got a log report - should I post it here? I don't know what to look for in it. Please let me know - Thanks!

Link to post
Share on other sites

post-32477-1261866970.gif

Logs will be closed if you haven't replied within 3 days

Please don't attach the scans / logs for these tools, use "copy/paste".

DO NOT use any TOOLS such as Combofix or HijackThis fixes without supervision.

Doing so could make your pc inoperatible and could require a full reinstall of your OS, losing all your programs and data.

Please run a new MBAM scan being sure to update before scanning.

Post the scan results

Also please describe how your computer behaves at the moment.

Please don't attach the scans / logs, use "copy/paste".

Link to post
Share on other sites

Due to the lack of feedback this topic is closed to prevent others from posting here. If you need this topic reopened, please send a Private Message to any one of the moderating team members. Please include a link to this thread with your request. This applies only to the originator of this thread.

Other members who need assistance please start your own topic in a new thread. Thanks!

Link to post
Share on other sites

Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
Back to top
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

This site uses cookies - We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.