What is YEABD66.CC?
YEABD66.CC is promoted as a legitimate search provider, but, in reality, it is far from it. According to researchers who have recently tested it, it is a browser hijacker that has been created to change the settings of users’ browsers and then promote third-party websites. It has not been developed just for fun. It is evident that its developer gets money from these promoted websites. Of course, you will not get anything, and it has been found that this browser hijacker might even cause harm to the system if you use it as your default search engine. Of course, we do not recommend doing that. What else we recommend is that you remove YEABD66.CC as soon as possible. Since there are so many other reputable search tools, you will definitely not miss YEABD66.CC after getting rid of it.
What does YEABD66.CC do?
YEABD66.CC is powered by Yahoo, and it really shows search results. Also, it allows users to open popular websites like Booking, Twitter, Facebook, Gmail, Instagram, Bing, and others with one click. Despite the fact that it displays search results and contains those quick access buttons, you should not keep it set on your browsers because this search tool might be extremely dangerous. It has been found that the biggest danger is associated with the search results it shows. According to specialists, YEABD66.CC provides promotional links and ads next to legitimate search results for users. These links and ads lead to third-party websites. Keep in mind that some of these websites might be corrupted and contain malicious software. Some of them might even gather personal information about users. This information is then transferred to third parties and might end up in the hands of cyber criminals. There is only one way to avoid these privacy-related issues – you need to uninstall YEABD66.CC from browsers immediately after reading this article.
How did YEABD66.CC browser hijacker end up on my computer?
Many users do not even know why they see YEABD66.CC set on their browsers. They should know that a browser hijacker infection is responsible for the presence of YEABD66.CC. Browser hijackers secretly enter computers hiding behind legitimate free applications. Users get these free programs from third-party websites, and do not even suspect that malware will be installed alongside them. It is possible to prevent malicious applications from entering the computer. You just need to stop downloading programs from questionable websites, and, secondly, a reliable security application has to be installed on your system.
How can I delete YEABD66.CC?
Since there are two ways to remove YEABD66.CC from browsers, you can choose from the manual and the automatic removal. It is, of course, several times easier to delete YEABD66.CC from browsers automatically, so we suggest choosing this method. Of course, you have the last word here. If you listen to our advice and decide to implement the YEABD66.CC removal automatically, you need to install a malware remover on your computer. You have to use only a reputable tool to implement the YEABD66.CC removal because those applications that only look good but do not do anything beneficial will definitely not delete YEABD66.CC for you and might even install malware on your PC.
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