Virus Name: www.initdex.com
Categories: Browser Hijacker, Browser virus, Adware
Detailed Description of www.initdex.com
www.initdex.com could control all kinds of web browsers including Microsoft edge, Google chrome, internet explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and safari. So when it once appears on your PC, you will find that all browsers on your PC are infected and you are always redirected to spam pop-up pages which ask you to download some update or free apps. And the page usually looks like a software updater for the most used software such as web browser or media player, but in fact it is always bundle with malware. Besides, www.initdex.com can also infect the online search, for instance, when you do searching on Google, the search results are redirected to fake results. And you should visit click on many suspicious and unreliable websites. And it will also block the common URL you want to visit. Hackers also use this virus to spread virus and malware. It is as dangerous as you could expect.
Adware will disturb users with many kinds of ads, and www.initdex.com can hide in all these ads. They will give information like coupons, sale campaigns, lottery, and deal. But when users click on the one they are interested in, they will be redirected to the websites not related to this title at all. Or this happens on the browser directly. When www.initdex.com infects the browsers, whatever the URL is going to direct, this browser will retout the users to visit the websites promoted by www.initdex.com. And they may not have to see www.initdex.com, it happens frequently.