As you could understand from the heading of this article we are gonna tell you about a fake and malicious program positioning itself as a browser. Speed Browser is the name of this “utility”. On the picture below you can see the way it looks like.
So as you can see on the picture the interface of the program is pretty similar to many other browsers. Mostly it looks like Google Chrome but in fact it has nothing common with this Google browser. The main damage caused by Speed Browser is concentrated on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera. The thing is that if your computer is affected by Speed Browser then everytime you try to open any of your installed browsers, you will see Speed Browser instead. And you cannot do anything unless you follow our simple instructions that we will list a bit later.
Speed Browser can get into your system in several ways and the most common one is in a pack (bundle) with some other software (video and audio players, converters etc). Inasmuch as Speed Browser is unknown and unreliable program, people who developed it try to hide it as much as possible. That’s why you MUST always chose custom way of installation whenever you install any new products on your computer. It will let you to change several preset options such as unmarking ticks responsible for bringing malware modules, viruses, browser extensions and other POP (potentially unwanted programs) on your PC.
But if you are one of those users whose computers are already infected by Speed Browser then follow our simple advice: download a reliable antimalware tool tho beat the Speed Browser virus immediately. We recommend you Trojan killer by GridinSoft LLC – an antivirus with simple interface and rich functions.
How to remove it?
If you detect Speed Browser and want to eliminate it as quickly as possible, then you can follow the removal instructions given below. We wrote full manuals how to delete Speed Browser automatically and manually. Of course, you can choose a manual technique to remove this unpleasant program. But, we must warn that manual removal may be complex and difficult task for novice user. If you do not have considerable experience in dealing with such software, it is better is you select automatic removal tool.
Automatic removal tool for Speed Browser
It is a perfect tool both for home and corporate usage. Developed specifically for automatic removal of viruses, bots, spyware, keyloggers, trojans, scareware and rootkits without the need to manually edit system files or registry, Trojan Killer additionally fixes system modifications that were introduced by malware and which, regretfully, are often ignored by some popular antivirus scanners. Also Trojan Killer is quite easy to install and to use due to its intuitive interface. We strongly recommend you to start protecting your computer with this antimalware tool. Thousands of users have already tested Trojan Killer on their PCs which means that you have nothing to worry about. You can download it by clicking the link below.
Speed Browser step by step removal instruction:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
- Please, choose “Standart scan”, “Quick scan” or “Full scan” to scan your PC.
- Delete all detected infected files and registry entries by clicking “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Important: Shut down all your browsers before next steps.
- In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Please, click “Reset” button.
This video will help you to reset your internet browser using Trojan Killer by GridinSoft:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Speed Browser in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Trojan Killer and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):
The manual removal for advanced users.
- Click “START” and choose “Сontrol Panel”
- Please, select “Programs and Features”.
- Now on your screen appear window to uninstall or change a program.
- Search the name adware and select on “Uninstall”
For Windows 8
Also, you should reminded that you need to uninstall all add-ons from your internet browser and other tied junkware. If this task is a difficult for you, please use Trojan Killer.