SwiftSearch is malicious application, can be also classified as an adware. It can be downloaded from its official website, but mostly it gets into user’s computer without permission. SwiftSearch promises to enhance user’s browsing experience by making easier to find anything on the Internet. User can simply highlight the word and immediately search it on the Internet. Sounds quite useful, but don’t be tricked – SwiftSearch is an adware and we are going to prove it for you.
First of all, SwiftSearch uses shady spread schemes by bundling with freeware programs or getting into user’s computer via spam e-mails. Also the program can get into user’s system through security breaches of the most popular web browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Antivirus and firewall protections are powerless against SwiftSearch adware, because adware is not considered as a threat nor as a virus. No matter how SwiftSearch gets into your computer, as soon as it is in it will start performing numerous malicious activities. It will affect system registry, browser’s home page and search and other settings. After getting infected with SwiftSearch, user may find additional toolbars, add-ons and extensions installed within the web browser without any authorization.
The best way to avoid the infection with SwiftSearch adware is to keep your antivirus databases always up to date, avoid visiting suspicious websites, never open spam email attachments, never download freeware programs from unofficial websites and always read the end users license agreement before the installation. Yes, those are vital rules that will keep you safe from the infection. Also, always select custom or advanced installation before installing any software on your computer, it will help you to see the list of the optional programs included in the bundle, which are usually installed along with the main program during the normal installation. However, if you are already infected with SwiftSearch adware you can follow our removal instructions written below. For automatic removal we recommend to download our automatic removal tool that was specifically designed to uninstall SwiftSearch and other malware from your computer.
Symptoms of SwiftSearch 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 SwiftSearch 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 SWIFTSEARCH 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.