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Computer won't recognize Chrome as default browser after cleaned browers-hijack

I recently had suspicions that my Chrome was hi-jacked and found out it had been. It was now something called "gunship", which I only managed to find ONE similar case of. I deleted Gunship and ...
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Can't get rid of browser searchengine hijack

I have a very sticky search engine (searchinterneat-a.akamaihd.net) hijack in my Firefox browser. My BF already: removed the program, removed all traces in the registry, removed addons, restored ...
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Dlink Search Hijack redirect

http://www1.dlinksearch.com/main etc. Is hijack the right term, in any case, on my computer/cell phones , when online using Google; when doing searches or clicking on links randomly get taken to ...
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namebench says hosts are being hijacked by my DNS - is this for real?

I've been experiencing strange and annoying latency issues with my connection, despite the bandwidth seeming ok - especially latency with name resolution. So, I just ran Google namebench. So, it gave ...
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Removal of Smart Web Search from system

Somehow Smart Web Search has been activated in my system. When I searched about it, I figured out that it's a hijacker program. Is there any way to remove this thing? I tried to remove it but was ...
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Browser randomly opens router login requester instead of webpage

I don't understand why this is happening..3 or 4 times a day when I'm browsing the web I'll click a link in my bookmarks and instead of going to the webpage a requester comes up asking for my router ...
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How to check if my ISP is changing in any way a request to Google's DNS?

The problem is that superuser.com, stackexchange.com and many other sites didn't work. When I was debugging the problem, I tried nslookup: user@host:~$ nslookup superuser.com 8.8.8.8 Server: 8.8....
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Any idea how adfoc.us is hijacking browsers?

I have checked my computer for malware and unwanted software using: windows defender eset tdss killer symantec NPE hijackthis and two other antimalware applications. but no threat is found. I don'...
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No URL loads, just opens a blank page

I guess this is a virus or hijack program. I have now Firefox 18.0.2 installed. The problem is: no URL is loaded, Firefox doesn't show any warning, just a blank page. If I enter an URL in the address ...