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Some spyware programs add new shortcuts on your desktop. Browser hijackers actually change your default homepage you selected to a different homepage. Sometimes program won't even allow you to change back to your original homepage.
• Bombarded With Pop-Up Ads
Adware is another common spyware symptom that bombards you with pop-up ads often for adult or other objectionable web sites. Computer hijackers like this have huge system effects and can make your computer completely useless.
• Unwanted Search Results
Computer hijackers can even change results of your web search and suggest websites hijacker wants you to see instead of what you actually searched for. • New Toolbars
Computer browser hijackers can also add new toolbars to Internet Explorer that you did not knowingly install. Sometimes it's next to impossible to remove them.
Spyware dangers have now moved ahead of viruses as number one danger facing computer users today. Quality spyware protection software is designed to find all of these hidden programs and disable them before they have a chance to work.
If you experience even one of these spyware symptoms, your personal information and computer are completely at risk.
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