- Name :Home.sweetim.com
- Category : Browser Redirect
- Threat level :
- Description :
Home.sweetim.com is a malicious domain which often comes bundled with a browser add-on, called SweetIM toolbar.
- Submitted by : Nancy
- Date :Apr 27, 2013 05:23:43 AM
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Home.sweetim.com is a notorious redirect that can hijack browser and cause many other problems. It pretends to be a legitimate search engine with a search box. If you use it to search, you will be forced to visit some unsafe sites which display unwanted information, unreliable advertisements luring you to buy something and even contain Trojan or other malicious virus.
Home.sweetim.com is totally an annoying thing once it is installed to your computer, for example, if you are infected by this redirect, when you want to log in your Facebook, you will find it difficult to do that because you are always redirected to other webpages that make you crazy. What is more, Home.sweetim.com can create a lot of pop up page about advertisement or porn. Once you click on this webpages accidentally, your computer may be in a serious place by this browser hijack redirect. It also can slow down your whole computer, forbid some programs and your anti-virus. You can not just uninstall it in control panel because this redirect can create files in your registry. Do not be fooled by it, it is not a good search engine, it is a browser hijack redirect that you need to remove it completely.