Claro LTD Toolbar is considered as adware program. It was developed by Montera Technologies LTD and comes bundled with free programs. Naturally, Claro LTD Toolbar is executed by user unknowingly while installing the desired software. Although, there are options not to install this adware but due to lack of notice, it is often loaded by default.
Claro-search.com is a browser hijacker that overrides existing search engine on the infected computer. Claro Search is identified as a component of Babylon. Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox are the most affected browser by claro-search.com. This threat targets the mentioned browser and can hit them with a single installation on the computer.
Searchsafer.com is a browser hijacker virus that redirects your searches to unfamiliar address. Typically, you may have installed Search Safer program accidentally while loading other software. In fact, there are multimedia players that promote searchsafer.com and install it by default alongside with the program. Although, it gives you an option to exclude the search bar when choosing ‘custom’ install.
Babylon Search (search.babylon.com) is a browser hijacker that replaces your default home page with a search bar. However, creators of Babylon Search insist that it is an add-on for Internet browsers. In fact, it requires user’s approval to be installed inside the computer. It comes bundled when installing other programs that you may download for free. Upon installation of the program, it prompts you whether you want to install it using the default settings or customized version. Most often, Babylon Search will get loaded into the system when selecting default installation method.
Mysearchresults.com is an adware program that creates additional tab on affected browser. The new tab contains Internet search bar. This new tab sits on your Internet browser and can be use just like any other search engine.
Searchnu.com/406 is a browser hijacker that will replace the default home page settings on the infected computer. This is commonly brought about as a package tool if you install a program. It is typical for some program to include add-ons such as searchnu when installing the main component.
ChatZum Search (search.chatzum.com) tab is not cause by virus infection. New tabs from Internet browser that contains ChatZum Search are legitimate window originating from add-ons and plug-ins. Typically, user may acquire these add-ons when installing programs coming from third-party provider. In this case, ChatZum Search installer is embedded on a download program. During software installation, it may prompt user for this plug-in. However, due to fast-paced loading process, it is overlook most of the time.
MyStart by Incredibar is a browser hijacker that will alter Internet browser settings on the infected computer. This threat also drops certain files and registry entries that are essential to complete its tasks.
Yellowise.com is a browser hijacker virus. This threat is commonly dropped by another Trojan infection on target computer through browser exploits and vulnerabilities. Once the computer is infected, the virus will modify certain settings on the computer. It will also replace the default homepage to local.yellowise.com. Additionally, this infection may trigger a browser hijacker, which will point all search results to search.yellowise.com.
An es.gomeo.es browser redirect or Gomeo virus will cause search result redirect on the affected computer. es.gomeo.es will modify system’s DNS settings and Hosts file that will result for browser to be redirected to web sites that may download potential threats on the PC. Gomeo virus also modifies Windows registry and disable security applications. This search engine redirect virus is harmful enough to make computer to stop functioning. System resources will be used for its own purpose and will degrade overall performance causing the PC to hang.