I wrote this article to help you remove Jisuzip Virus. This Jisuzip Virus removal guide works for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.
Jisuzip is a cyber infection. An adware, to be exact. Do you know how adware parasites work? All of them follow pretty much the same pattern. They sneak into your machine undetected and make a complete mess of your online activities. Of course, they have a goal. Each adware is developed to serve crooks` malicious purposes, which, unsurprisingly, involve money. In other words, hackers use adware programs to generate web traffic to particular pages and gain effortless profits via the pay-per-click mechanism.
Luckily, this type of infections is relatively easy to tackle IF you act promptly, of course. Giving the pest more and more time on board will make your situation worse. If you want to save yourself a ton of troubles, we recommend toy act immediately. As soon as you realize there is an adware infection on your machine, find it and delete it. The sooner you do so, the better.
As a classic adware, Jisuzip does the same thing. It tricks you into allowing it to enter and then proceeds with destroying your browsing experience. The virus makes changes in your browsers` settings without any permission of yours. It simply doesn’t need it. It is able to act as it sees fit.
So, Jisuzip adds a brand new malicious extension to Mozilla, Chrome and Internet Explorer thus injecting them with ads. Sponsored ads, to be precise. From this moment on you cannot surf the web normally anymore. You are constantly interrupted. Your whole screen is covered with coupons, deals, offers, in texts, video ads, best prices, comparisons, etc. The advertisements are everywhere and no matter what you do, you cannot get rid of them.
As we said, these links boost web traffic to specific pages and your clicks bring crooks money. Every time you click on an ad, hackers become richer. But you are not only sponsoring crooks. You are also exposing yourself to more malware. Nothing this pest generates can or should be trusted.
In fact, a single click on the wrong ad and you automatically download more malware on your already infected machine. Your click equals your consent. Aside from that, Jisuzip also redirects you to many suspicious sites which are just as dangerous as the ads you are buried with. Your whole online experience turns into a nightmare. You cannot find anything you are looking for as you are constantly interrupted. And you are always a single click away from malware.
Using your PC is not safe anymore. And not only because of the malware risk and the disruptions but also because the adware causes it to slow down, lag and crash frequently. But like this is not more than enough, Jisuzip jeopardizes your privacy as well. From the moment it enters, it starts spying on your every online move. It gathers sensitive data and when it deems it has enough, it hands it over to the hackers behind it. There is no need of explaining what they could do with such information, is there? Don’t let that happen. Use our removal guide at the end of this article and get rid of Jisuzip once and for all.
Once you do, make sure to protect yourself better in the future. Adware pieces rely on tricks to enter your PC. Tricks like spam email messages, corrupted links/page, illegitimate torrents, freeware/shareware bundles, fake program updates, malicious third-party pop-ups, etc. The tactics are many but what all of the have in common is that none of them can succeed without your inactive cooperation. We are talking about your carelessness. It is what hackers need the most. They pray for your haste, distraction, and negligence. Don’t provide them and don’t make yourself an even easier target.
Be more vigilant and pay attention online. Stay away from shady sites and unverified sources. Always double-check what you are agreeing to. Do not open emails from unknown senders. When installing an update/program, don’t rush. Take your time and read the Terms and Conditions/EULA. Opt for the Advanced settings in the Setup Wizard instead of the Basic ones. Yes, they take more time but they also allow you to see if there are any additional “bonus” programs attached and deselect them. Don’t put speed over safety. It leads to infections. What it doesn’t lead to infections is caution.
Jisuzip Virus Uninstall
Before starting the real removal process, you must reboot in Safe Mode. If you are familiar with this task, skip the instructions below and proceed to Step 2. If you do not know how to do it, here is how to reboot in Safe mode:
For Windows 98, XP, Millenium and 7:
Reboot your computer. When the first screen of information appears, start repeatedly pressing F8 key. Then choose Safe Mode With Networking from the options.
For Windows 8/8.1
Click the Start button, next click Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.
Check the Safe Boot option and click OK. Click Restart when asked.
For Windows 10
Open the Start menu and click or tap on the Power button.
While keeping the Shift key pressed, click or tap on Restart.
Here are the steps you must perform to remove the hijacker from the browser:
Remove From Mozilla Firefox:
Open Firefox, click on top-right corner , click Add-ons, hit Extensions next.
Look for suspicious or unknown extensions, remove them all.
Remove From Chrome:
Open Chrome, click chrome menu icon at the top-right corner —>More Tools —> Extensions. There, identify the malware and select chrome-trash-icon(Remove).
Remove From Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click IE gear icon on the top-right corner —> Manage Add-ons.
Find the malicious add-on. Remove it by pressing Disable.
Right click on the browser’s shortcut, then click Properties. Remove everything after the .exe” in the Target box.
Open Control Panel by holding the Win Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.
Here, find any program you had no intention to install and uninstall it.
Run the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.
Look carefully at the file names and descriptions of the running processes. If you find any suspicious one, search on Google for its name, or contact me directly to identify it. If you find a malware process, right-click on it and choose End task.
Open MS Config by holding the Win Key and R together. Type msconfig and hit Enter.
Go in the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.
Still can not remove Jisuzip Virus from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.