Hijack

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope
Hijack

In general, hijack refers to taking control over something and causing it to do something else. The most common type of hijacking is a malware infects that redirects your web browser, homepage, or search engine to a malicious site or somewhere you don't want to be. When a computer becomes infected, usually installing a program, such as Malwarebytes, can remove and fix the infection. See the link below for additional suggestions and help.

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