Virus Name: Site-great.xyz
Categories: Browser Redirect, Browser Hijacker, Adware
Site-great.xyz is redirect virus and malware which functions as malware distributor which is used to help the developer to spread charged software or suspicious websites. As long as it has invaded your system, it will constantly launch remote attack against the web browsers such as microsoft edge, chrome, firefox, opera, or ie. On activated, microsoft edge. Moreover, it can modify the registry files without consent, then it can always run cmd to load dangerous services every time you start up system. At the same time, the dns setting and web browser settings will be changed secretly by Site-great.xyz. As a result, whenever you connect to internet and start up the web browsers to surf the web, Site-great.xyz will immediately redirect you to suspicious websites. And it will also connect the computer to the remote server and assist other threads to attack your system.
It has been confirmed that Site-great.xyz comes from Adware and PUP packed in freeware installer which users downloaded from the third-party websites which are unreliable. These advertising-supported software will be installed without consent with the freeware installer run, and then they will change the browser settings and DNS settings to empower Site-great.xyz redirection or other format of infections.