Search.searchlma.com is another browser hijacker related with SaferBrowser. The developers of this hijack are known as Local Maps Access, however we think that it is the same company that developed Search.searchradioa.com and other almost identical websites. We think that somebody is trying really hard to create lots of malicious websites and get as much as possible traffic sources. Anyhow, Search.searchlma.com is also malicious and it should not be ignored if you have it in your web browser as default search or home page. It is highly recommended to clean your computer from this malware before it is too late. If you didn’t know, the browser hijackers like Search.searchlma.com with some time can easily install additional malware on your computer and can even lead into system files corruption and complete system failure with loss of important personal data.
Search.searchlma.com is identically dangerous as a virus or a Trojan on your system. Users should not be neglecting this threat. It is not just some web page in your web browser, remember that it got into your browser without your authorization and easily changed browser settings. However, you don’t know a lot of things that it has done in your system. Search.searchlma.com also changed your system registry, created some entries to startup automatically, changed windows task scheduler, modified network settings and edited host file. All of those changes were performed without user’s knowledge and anti-virus software couldn’t detect any threat, because Search.searchlma.com is technically not a virus. So, now you have an idea how dangerous can be this browser hijacker. We recommend to get rid of it as quickly as possible.
Search.searchlma.com allows users to see the forecast, access Google maps, yahoo maps, Bing maps and other features, but you should know that apart of that it redirects users to sponsored websites, displays numerous pop-up ads and banners and uses every gray technique to manage web traffic and deliver it to sponsored websites, which are mostly malicious. Also Search.searchlma.com is able to collect personal data and transfer it to the third parties. So, if you don’t want to compromise your privacy and expose your personal data to third parties, you should remove Search.searchlma.com now.
To completely eliminate Search.searchlma.com browser hijacker you will have to perform few tasks, which are comprehensively described in the tutorial below. Simply, follow the step by step instructions and you will be able to remove Search.searchlma.com from your system. However, it’s not everything that you will have to do. We also recommend to download automatic removal tool and scan your computer for additional malware that could’ve been installed by Search.searchlma.com. The tool will let you to scan the whole system and provide you with the list of threats found. All you will have to do is to click few buttons to get your computer cleaned.
Symptoms of Search.searchlma.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.searchlma.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.SEARCHLMA.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.