It is not exactly clear where this hijacker originates from. But we Suspect that it is either Turkey or China. We have received information that Seekmx.com is disseminated with the help of exceptional software bundling practices. Now, to our knowledge, the hijacker is bundled with other malicious applications, such as adware and fake system utilities. We do not know where exactly the application is disseminated, but we think that it might be featured on piracy websites.
As you can see, Seekmx.com is an aggressive program that forcefully changes the default webpage to a useless website that does not offer anything unique. It simply redirects all searches to Google, so essentially you are using Google’s search engine but the disadvantage is that you may be subjected to third-party ads on various websites that you visit. In addition to that Seekmx.com collects information about you. It is non-personally identifiable, but still, it is used not to benefit you but someone else. Therefore, we think that the most reasonable solution would be to remove Seekmx.com.
Removing this browser hijacker requires a bit of work. It is not rocket science, but you have to pay close attention to what you are doing. We, of course, have composed a manual removal guide that will help you get rid of this unwanted homepage once and for all. Just follow the steps, and then you will be able to enjoy browsing the web like you used to in no time.
Windows Vista/Windows 7
Windows 8/Windows 8.1
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