April 19, 2014

Remove 75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php popup virus

The http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php popups appearing on screen are caused by an adware infection which is used to display unwanted advertisements on infected computers. The http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php virus spreads the spam, its pop-up ads keep appearing on screen that lead the victims to suspicious websites. moreover this malware will steal your personal information and causes further infections too. The http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php virus can hijack your browser (firefox, chrome or internet explorer), it should be uninstalled before it ruins your computer.

Common Symptoms of http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php 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 http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php

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 http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php 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 http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php 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 http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php and uninstall if it is listed.

How to delete http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php 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 http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php in My Computer and delete if found files associated with this bug.

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

http://75.98.78.111/media/pop/index_.php 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.

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