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What is browser hijacking?


My IE default page is becoming ..

also I cannot open any site.. the is becoming activated..


This question was answered on May 11, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

You are probably the unfortunate victim of a web browser hijacking A web browser hijacking means that when you attempt to view some websites you automatically get redirected to another website To cure this problem try running the windows update On your computer, click Start then Windows Update or you can go to If this solution proves to be useless you will have to remove the hijacker by using specific software such as SPYSWEEPER You will have to purchase this software at your local computer store It will run you about 30 dollars Good Luck

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Posted by Sarwer of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on May 11, 2004