July 24, 2014

How to remove ib.Adnxs.com popup virus. Block ads

Ib.adnxs.com pop-up virus is a very notorious adware infection created by Cyber spammers to gain profit. This Adnxs.com malware works as a browser extension which maliciously adds itself to ones computer without his consent and permission. It can affect Firefox, Chrome, IE and any other web browser. Once invaded by this bug, your computer will show Adnxs.com popups that usually show commercial advertisements. Furthermore, it can change your homepage, DNS settings and cause your web browser to redirect to http://ib.Adnxs.com or http://secure-ams.Adnxs.com and other unwanted links. According to malware research, the ADNXS virus is a vicious application created to earn money by promoting advertisements and content associated with a hacker`s account. Apart from this, Adnxs.com malware uses cookies and other methods to collect personal user information which can be used later for malicious activities. As soon as you start seeing popups from http://nym1.ib.Adnxs.com or similar domains, you should immediate take action to fix this bug and stop its pop-ups ads and block the whole domain before it destroys your system.

Common Symptoms of ib.Adnxs.com infection:
This kind of malwares usually change your Homepage, Search provider, Desktop Background.
They can display bunch of unstoppable pop-ups advertisements.
Computer performs slower then usual, browser may crash over and over.
Strange websites are automatically opened on the computer after a frequent interval.
Disabled Folder options, Task manager, Registry editing tools.
Advertisements from stranger companies start to appear out of nowhere.
Unexpected browser behaviors such as URL/link redirects.
Unwanted and unknown Plugin/extension or add-ons attached with browser.
Useless shortcuts on desktop or creepy websites added to favorites/bookmarks without your knowledge.


How to uninstall ib.Adnxs.com

Remove toolbars, plugins, extensions, add-ons
Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox users:
Go to TOOLS and then click MANAGE ADD-ON, From there, select Extensions, Toolbars and remove the ib.Adnxs.com if found. Make sure Google is set as default search Provider.

Google Chrome Users:
Click SETTINGS icon and select SETTINGS, then open Extensions, toolbar, search provider options, remove the ib.Adnxs.com if listed there. Make sure Google is set as default search Provider.

Uninstall from Control Panel
Open CONTROL PANEL, then ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS or “Programs and Features”, now lookup for ib.Adnxs.com and uninstall if it is listed.

How to delete ib.Adnxs.com manually:
If the malware did not go away after uninstall procedure, try these steps. Please note, the manual removal method is a bit complex and it can go wrong if you perform its tasks incorrectly. It is advised to run an automatic virus removal software for safe and easy solutions. However, if you are good with Manual removal, do the steps below.

Possibly corrupt registry keys:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “DisableTaskMgr” = 1

Delete files:
Open then following folders or search for ib.Adnxs.com in My Computer and delete if found files associated with this bug.

C:\program files
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\
%AllUsersProfile%\

ib.Adnxs.com pop-up virus removal tool
It is always good and safe to use an automatic software to detect and eliminate viruses and malwares. The programs below are best for removing malwares.

1: Malware Bytes (Mbam)

2: Hitman