It is unlikely that you think that Sowin8.com is a genuine and useful search provider. If you thought that, you would not be researching the removal of this suspicious search tool. Since you are, the chances are that you already know that it is a browser hijacker and that it does not offer useful services. But do you know that this search tool is also potentially dangerous? We cannot guarantee this at this moment, but all things point to it being unreliable and dangerous. If you want to want to learn about this, you will need to read this report. If you do not care about the things that our research team has found, and you want to delete Sowin8.com as soon as possible, you can follow the instructions posted below. Note that victims of Redisearch.com, Hdwallpaper123.com, MyBeginning123.com, and all other hijackers that have emerged from the ELEX family should be able to use these instructions as well.
Since there is no official installer for Sowin8.com, it is most likely that it travels via software bundles, where it is packaged along with other programs. Some of them could be harmless, but less popular, and others could be much more malicious and dangerous. Remember that even malicious programs can be introduced to you in an attractive manner, which is why you need to make sure that you perform a thorough investigation. See the Download button below? Click it, and you will have a legitimate, free malware scanner that will help you figure it all out. If any threats that require removal exist, you will be informed about it right away. Since we do not know what kind of malware might have slithered into your operating system, we cannot really give you advice on the matter. However, if you know the names of the threats active on your operating system, you should look up these threats on our website to find guides that are more informative, and that can help you delete them. Right now, we need to focus on the removal of Sowin8.com.
Can Sowin8.com track your personally identifiable information? Can it leak data to unknown parties? Can it allow third parties to inject their own data-trackers? Can these parties showcase any ads they want via the search engine? These are the questions that you need to think about when dealing with Sowin8.com. Unfortunately, it is very hard to know the answers because the creator of this hijacker is not disclosing any information about it. In fact, the creator itself is unknown. The main thing we know is that this hijacker can work in an unpredictable manner, and that is why you must delete it from your operating system. Another thing we know is that the hijacker offers unreliable search services. To trick users into thinking that they can trust the results shown to them, the hijacker redirects to Google Search. The bad news is that the infection is likely to adjust the results to showcase sponsored content, and we cannot vouch for it as being reliable. In fact, there is a huge risk that you will click malicious links if you interact with this search tool.
We are sure you want to remove Sowin8.com from your operating system right away. You can do that by changing the homepage URL, and we also offer to clear the browsing data. Both of these tasks are represented in the instructions below. If you are having trouble following these instructions, let us know via the comments section. Also, think about employing anti-malware software to have all malware eliminated automatically. If you install this software – and that is what we recommend – you should keep it installed and, most important, updated to ensure that it is capable of defending your operating system against all kinds of threats in the future. Be cautious about fake and useless anti-malware software, and only install software you can trust and use beneficially.