MaxWebSearch.com is a fake search engine, which has also been called a “browser hijacker”. The programs of such category are developed to make people visit predetermined websites against their will. In other words, such programs compromise your browser, adding its malicious extension and start redirecting you to the sites you have never intended to visit. This browser attacker is very tricky because it is easy to confuse it with the legitimate searches like Google, Yahoo and Bing. Usually, this MaxWebSearch.com gets into your computer by means of some unverified freeware, hacked sites, junk email attachments etc.

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