By CagedTech in Browser Hijackers

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 672
Threat Level: 50 % (Medium)
Infected Computers: 577,447
First Seen: May 26, 2016
Last Seen: September 20, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

The domain hosts a search service that features the same code as Vudu Search, and You might be presented with the search service on your new tab page if you install the BazzSearch browser extension. We have received reports that the BazzSearch browser extension makes changes to the Internet settings in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer so that Web surfers are redirected to when they open a new tab and click the home page icon.

The BazzSearch program is deemed as a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) that invites users to search the Internet via The domain may seem like a search aggregator, but it is a redirect-gateway to The redirect-gateway does not support a valid security certificate and does not utilize industry standards to protect its visitors. The terms of use and privacy documentation on delivers misleading information in the sections — 'Security', 'Third Party Content' and 'With whom we share information?' The BazzSearch app may use information like your browsing history, recently downloaded files and software configuration to help the marketers on deploy targeted commercials on your screen. Educated PC users might want to avoid and remove the associated browser extension with the help of a reputable cybersecurity instrument.

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