Contrary to common belief, luckysearches.com is not a browser hijacker; however, this search engine is not reliable, and you should remove it from your default search provider and the home page. Our virtual security experts have tested luckysearches.com, and our findings might surprise you. First of all, the suspicious search engine only acts as a mediator, because it leads users to search.yahoo.com. Even though the search results presented via this engine are reliable, it does not change the fact that luckysearches.com is a useless program. Unfortunately, this is not the only reason why you should delete luckysearches.com from your browsers. If you want to learn about the search tool that belongs to DeerNet Technology Co. Limited and the removal process, you should continue reading this article.
If you go to luckysearches.com/about.html, you will learn that LuckySearches is a search tool that finds the best results using Google, Yahoo!, and Bing services. Why should you use luckysearches.com if it doesn’t even offer original services? Unfortunately, luckysearches.com is not the only search tool that is operated in this manner. According to our malware analysts, qone8.com, webssearches.com, v9.com, and plenty of other search tools – often removed as browser hijackers – work in the same way. Of course, we believe that every single one of these search tools also require removal. The most disturbing thing about luckysearches.com is that this search tool can come bundled with undesirable or malicious software. Most users who remove luckysearches.com also find that they need to delete QuickStart or SupTab extensions, adware, potentially unwanted programs, and even malware. Therefore, if you encounter an installer suggesting to install luckysearches.com, you need to remember that malware could be attached. Obviously, it is harder to delete malware than it is to keep it away.
Luckysearches.com is not a malicious search tool, and we cannot force you to remove it. However, you need to remember that this search tool can install suspicious extensions and HTTP cookies without your consent, and this can be considered to be intrusive. On top of that, luckysearches.com does not offer beneficial services, which is why we do not see a reason why you shouldn’t remove luckysearches.com. If you choose to follow our removal guide, you will delete luckysearches.com and undesirable browser extensions manually. Make sure that you uninstall the search tool via Control Panel first, because this is what will fix the target modified by the threat. If you don’t uninstall luckysearches, you will not be able to replace the unwanted search tools easily.
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