What is SEPTUM.COM?
SEPTUM.COM is a browser hijacker! SEPTUM.COM is appeared on your PC after installing free software, bundled with adware downloader program. Adware program changes the homepage and search engine for your web browser to SEPTUM.COM.
In addition, it changed Windows shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start Menu.
The link to SEPTUM.COM site is added into the command line.
Will you remove it?
Each time when you click on shortcut you will start displaying of SEPTUM.COM site.
How to remove SEPTUM.COM redirect from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox manually:
STEP 1: Check all shortcuts of your browsers on your desktop, taskbar and in the Start menu. Right click on your shortcut and change it's properties.
You can see SEPTUM.COM at the end of shortcut target (command line). Remove it and save changes.
In addition, check this command line for fake browser's trick.
For example, if a shortcut points to Google Chrome, it must have the path:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
Fake browser may be: …\Appdata\Roaming\HPReyos\ReyosStarter3.exe.
Also the file name may be: “chromium.exe” instead of chrome.exe.
STEP 2: Investigate the list of installed programs and uninstall all unknown recently installed programs.
STEP 3: Open Task Manager and close all processes, related to SEPTUM.COM in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.
STEP 4: Inspect the Windows services. Press Win+R, type in: services.msc and press OK.
Disable the services with random names or contains SEPTUM.COM in it's name or description.
STEP 5: After that press Win+R, type in: taskschd.msc and press OK to open Windows Task Scheduler.
Delete any task related to SEPTUM.COM. Disable unknown tasks with random names.
STEP 6: Clear the Windows registry from SEPTUM.COM virus.
Press Win+R, type in: regedit.exe and press OK.
Find and delete all keys/values contains SEPTUM.COM.
STEP 7: Remove SEPTUM.COM from Google Chrome.
STEP 10: And at the end, clear your basket, temporal files, browser's cache.
But if you miss any of these steps and only one part of virus remains – it will come back again immediately or after reboot.
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