Delta-search.com DescriptionDelta-search.com is a low quality search engine that has been linked to a potentially unwanted program that causes browser redirects and other undesirable symptoms on its victims' computers. One of the main symptoms associated with Delta-search.com's toolbar is to have the infected web browser's homepage changed to Delta-search.com without authorization. Toolbars or other software associated with Delta-search.com should be removed with the assistance of a reliable anti-malware scanner. Although Delta-search.com itself does not present a direct threat to a computer, the symptoms of its associated adware causes on a computer can lead to further problems.
Toolbars associated with Delta-search.com are usually marketed as freeware toolbars that may be bundled along with legitimate applications. One of the reasons why browser hijackers linked to Delta-search.com are the cause of worry is because they will seldom infect a computer alone, usually including other forms of malware in an infection. If you observe unauthorized changes to your web browser's settings or erratic behavior linked to Delta-search.com, it is likely that your web browser has become infected with a Delta-search.com-related malware infection. Some other risks associated with Delta-search.com-related malware include harmful changes to your security settings, which may make your web browser more vulnerable to more serious threats and problems with web browser and computer performance.
Even though Delta-search.com itself is not particularly dangerous, there are aspects of this low quality search engine that can place your computer at risk for other, more severe malware infections. Another dangerous aspect associated with Delta-search.com is the fact that Delta-search.com makes a computer more difficult to use, which can at least be irritating and, in a great number of cases, a serious hindrance to productivity and efficiency. A computer infected with Delta-search.com-related adware may usually crash frequently and will have severe connection problems, including a decreased connection speed and problems loading websites. To stop problems associated with Delta-search.com, the recommended course of action is to choose a good and updated anti-malware application to scan your computer and then to inspect your web browser settings in order to undo any changes made by browser hijackers related with Delta-search.com.
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Solutions: Your computer may have malware hiding in memory that prevents any program, including SpyHunter, from executing on your computer. Follow to download SpyHunter and gain access to the Internet:
- Use an alternative browser. Malware may disable your browser. If you're using IE, for example, and having problems downloading SpyHunter, you should open Firefox, Chrome or Safari browser instead.
- Use a removable media. Download SpyHunter on another clean computer, burn it to a USB flash drive, DVD/CD, or any preferred removable media, then install it on your infected computer and run SpyHunter's malware scanner.
- Start Windows in Safe Mode. If you can not access your Window's desktop, reboot your computer in 'Safe Mode with Networking' and install SpyHunter in Safe Mode.
- IE Users: Disable proxy server for Internet Explorer to browse the web with Internet Explorer or update your anti-spyware program. Malware modifies your Windows settings to use a proxy server to prevent you from browsing the web with IE.
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Aliases: PUP.Optional.Delta.A [Malwarebytes].
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File System Details
Delta-search.com creates the following file(s):
|#||File Name||Size||MD5||Detection Count|
|9||%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\DeltaToolbar.exe||141|
|11||%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\DeltaToolbar.exe||733,224||a2cab5f3f68492588484bb78c9b76c43||136|
|12||%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\eooncjejnppfjjklapaamhcdmjbilmde||106|
Delta-search.com creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, value: NTRedirect
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Delta Chrome Toolbar
Delta Chrome Toolbar
The following CLSID's were found: