Search.coolersearch.com is another malicious browser hijacker that can appear in user’s computer without authorization. It was developed by already known malware developer Imalimedia LTD. Search.coolersearch.com website is identical to Search.iqasearch.com and Search.wondrousmoviessearch.com. And we already know the fame of these websites. Same story with Search.coolersearch.com it promises to enhance user’s browser experience, but in fact, providing users with multiple advertisements and redirects to sponsored websites. It’s up to you to decide whether keep this search engine as your default or get rid of it. We strongly recommend to remove Search.coolersearch.com, because you are risking to expose your personal data to third parties.
Search.coolersearch.com will not bring any benefits to its users, on contrary it poses a risk to user’s private data. Users who are using Search.coolersearch.com as their default homepage are risking to become a victim of credit card fraud and identity theft. Redirects caused by Search.coolersearch.com can lead user into dangerous websites, like ransomware websites. Also, Search.coolersearch.com is able to install additional programs without user’s confirmation. You may notice some additional toolbars, extensions and add-ons appearing out of nowhere in your web browser. This reflects in great drop of system performance and the browsing experience will be unpleasant.
Search.coolersearch.com is using the same distribution tactic as other browser hijackers, through freeware programs. It is already known methodic when adware or browser hijackers are bundling their installer together with freeware and during the installation the malware will be automatically installed along with freeware application. Most of the times, freeware with bundles are hosted on dubious websites or torrent portals. Therefore, we recommend to avoid visiting those places. However, some advanced cyber criminals can hack the legitimate websites and inject their malicious installer, so we recommend checking the advanced installation option for bundles. Search.coolersearch.com can also be spread through spam email attachments or fake security pop-up ads that may appear on dubious websites. Prevent the infection by following simple rules – never open spam email attachments, never download freeware from unofficial websites and always read the EULA of the software that you pretend to install.
If you got infected with Search.coolersearch.com browser hijacker and want to get rid of it, you will have to remove it from your pc by following our step-by-step removal guide written below. Execute all of the steps in the correct order and you will clean your computer from Search.coolersearch.com hijack. However, during the time that Search.coolersearch.com was on your computer, it could easily download and install additional malicious programs. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool in order to scan your computer for threats. The program is easy to use and after scanning you will be presented with the list of malicious programs found on your computer. All you will have to do is just to select them all and press remove button.
Symptoms of Search.coolersearch.com infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Search.coolersearch.com threat removal and it is easy to use.
After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the SEARCH.COOLERSEARCH.COM and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.