CoolStreamSearch – a PUP that redirects all search traffic through a fake search site



CoolStreamSearch is a browser hijacker that alters the browser’s default search engine, new tab, and homepage preferences without direct consent from the user. That’s done to reroute all search inquiries through a fake search engine by the same name. In the end, depending on user geolocation, they end up on Yahoo search or are redirected through to Bing search.

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