FindSmartResults browser hijacker (virus) – Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge



FindSmartResults is a browser hijacker that changes the main settings, like the homepage, new tab address, and search engine. Once it is added, the appearance and user experience are completely different and can cause a lot of frustration. In the past years, browser hijackers have really infiltrated the web.

There are many reasons why these types of apps are developed. Firstly, they are easy to create. Fraudsters can just create one app, and then keep recreating them with different names. Secondly, they generate revenue[1] for the developers through ads, promotional links, and other types of commercial content.

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