Tohotweb.com is malicious adware program that can be also classified as browser hijacker. Often users ask how to remove Tohotweb.com hijack and how it got into the system protected by antivirus software and firewall. Tohotweb.com is a malware program which is usually spreads over the Internet. It can be even hosted on some legitimate website that was hacked by cyber criminals. During the attack hackers can inject malicious code into the page and after that it becomes a host for adware, malware, Trojans and other malicious programs. When users visit those sites they think that they are safe but meanwhile the adware and malware are being downloaded and installed into their computers, without their knowledge.
Additionally, a lot of browser add-ons and extensions installed by Tohotweb.com browser hijacker can periodically take screenshots of your screen and transfer them to the remote server of cyber criminals. Also, those malware programs can be automatically updated without user’s authorization and in any moment, harmless browser add-on or extension that only provides advertisements can be transformed into dangerous Trojan that will steal your logins and passwords or even credit cards information. And the worst part of this scenario is that you won’t be able to stop that, because most of the antivirus software does not consider Tohotweb.com as a virus. That’s why you should get rid of Tohotweb.com hijacker as soon as possible before it’s too late.
If you are used to download freeware and shareware programs from unofficial websites you should know that it is very important to pay special attention to the small checkmark in the installer window. If it is checked it means that you accept installation of additional software such as add-ons, toolbars and other adware like Tohotweb.com.com for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Also you authorize a third party to modify your default homepage and searching engine to Tohotweb.com. This trick is well known and it is legal because it is mentioned on the EULA of the program which nobody reads. So be patient when installing any program and read EULA and always opt for custom installation.
Follow the step by step removal guide and uninstall Tohotweb.com homepage from your web browsers. Those manual removal steps below will help you to get rid of Tohotweb.com adware, but if you already have it for a long time, most probably you have other malware already installed on your computer. Therefore we recommend you to download and install anti-malware tool to scan your computer for threats and remove them completely.
Symptoms of Tohotweb.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 Tohotweb.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 TOHOTWEB.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.