Cloudfront.net is a dangerous browser hijacker virus that mutates every time and blocks many tasks. Anti-virus programs cannot catch it. Cloudfront.net has infected many users all around the world. It pretends to be a legal web site search engine, in fact, it is a malicious redirect virus designed by cyber criminals. Once infected, you cannot browse websites normally, especially from Google. Whenever you want to open a webpage, you are redirected and hijacked to Cloudfront.net even you have never set it as your homepage. It may also bring you to malicious websites through which you will get more infection and virus.
How Dangerous Cloudfront.net Could Be?
1. Cloudfront.net slows down your computer.
2. Cloudfront.net makes your computer perform poorly.
3. Cloudfront.net hijacks your website and homepage to Cloudfront.net.
4. Cloudfront.net changes your default browser settings.
5. Cloudfront.net changes your files and registry entries to corrupt your computer system.
6. Cloudfront.net open back doors to other virus such as Trojan and ransom virus.
What Is the Effective Way to Get Rid of Cloudfront.net?
Since Cloudfront.net can change files and registry entries of your programs, it can disable anti-virus and corrupt your system. Therefore, anti-virus cannot catch it. We need to get rid of it by manual way. This post will give you a guide to remove it manually.
Step 1: Get into the safe mode with networking.
Restart your infected computer. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap "F8" key constantly. Use the arrow keys to highlight the "Safe Mode with Networking" option, and then press ENTER.
Step 2: Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Alt +Delete together, choose Processes tab and end the Cloudfront.net process.
Step 3: Search files associated with Cloudfron.net tand delete them from your computer.
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]\
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data
Step 4: Remove registry entries related to Cloudfront.net from registry editor.