About Search.searchcompletion.com fake search engine:
Search.searchcompletion.com is a Firefox and IE specific malicious browser helper object. It displays several levels of severity as it captures user’s requests partially or completely.
In the worst case, infected browser does not accept any queries in its search bar as these are instantly intercepted by the infection that downloads the above page instead.
The lightest case leaves user an opportunity to open any page requested, but the above page appears unexpectedly, though not too often.
The interim variant does not allow properly using Google and other major search engines as on entering search keywords in the relevant line of search engine the misleading one appears, which turns out to be the one supported by hijacker.
Remove Search.searchcompletion.com as a variant of Startsear.ch virus. Unlike the latter, the former does not capture Google Chrome so that this browser is available for surfing and you can use it, in case other browsers are locked, to download Search.searchcompletion.com removal tool here.
Type: Adware, Browser hijacker
Detection date: 13.09.2011
Search.searchcompletion.com removal tool:
- Search.searchcompletion.com may be difficult to remove manually;
- Search.searchcompletion.com may slow your PC;
- Search.searchcompletion.com may display unwanted ad’s;
- Search.searchcompletion.com may hijack search results;
- Search.searchcompletion.com may generate popup ad’s.