How to Uninstall Jisuzip “Virus”

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This page aims to help you uninstall Jisuzip “Virus”. Our removal instructions work for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer, as well as every version of Windows.

Nowadays, unpleasant online ads tend to be all over the Internet and even though they are normally limited only to the pages of a specific website, sometimes the intrusiveness might go further making each of your Chrome, Firefox or IE browser tabs get filled with irritating and obstructive advertising materials that simply won’t go away regardless of how hard you try to stop them. Normally, the cause behind this problem is what is referred to as Adware. This is a type of program that usually works as a browser extension of some sort but instead of improving your online experience, it mostly worsens it by generating tons and tons of nagging banners, box messages, pop-ups or outright triggering page redirects to random sites. All of this can be extremely frustrating and on top of that, it might also compromise the safety of your PC system if you are not careful. For that reason, here we have made sure to provide our readers with all the important information that they might need regarding one of the newest Adware programs known under the name of Jisuzip “Virus”. Similarly to other software of its type, it tends to mess with the user’s browser and flood it with obstructive and rage-inducing promotional materials. If you currently have that program on your PC, down below this article you can find a free removal guide designed to help you uninstall the potentially unwanted software and make sure that everything that it might leave behind gets removed for good. First, however, it is advisable that you read the rest of the paragraphs in order to better acquaint yourself with the different characteristics of this unpleasant program.

The ads

Obviously, the main characteristic of a typical Adware application is that it generates browser adverts. The purpose of those adverts is to gain income through a model called Pay-Per-Click. This allows the ads to generate small amounts of revenue for each click that they receive from users that have the Adware on their PC. Putting this into perspective and taking into account the fact that most Adware programs would normally get installed onto thousands of PC’s, it is not that difficult to imagine why this type of software is actually so profitable and thus so widely-spread.

The fact is that there are instances where a program that spams the user’s browser with ads would actually posses inherently helpful features that would more or less make the Adware’s presence on the PC worth it. However, keep in mind that this is not usually the case. The majority of applications that can be regarded as Adware aren’t overly useful and even if they are promoted as being helpful PC optimization tools or programs that make one’s browser experience safer, one should keep in mind that this is, for the most part, not true.

How to Uninstall Jisuzip “Virus”

If you are a Windows user, continue with the guide below.

If you are a Mac user, please use our How to remove Ads on Mac guide.

If you are an Android user, please use our Android Malware Removal guide.


Step1

Some of the steps will likely require you to exit the page. Bookmark it for later reference.

Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).

Step2

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Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC at the same time and go to the Processes Tab (the “Details” Tab on Win 8 and 10). Try to determine which processes are dangerous. 

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Right click on each of them and select Open File Location. Then scan the files with our free online virus scanner:

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After you open their folder, end the processes that are infected, then delete their folders. 

Note: If you are sure something is part of the infection – delete it, even if the scanner doesn’t flag it. No anti-virus program can detect all infections. 

Step3

Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.

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You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them.

Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:

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Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer or otherwise look suspicious.

Step4

Hold the Start Key and R –  copy + paste the following and click OK:

notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:

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If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.

Open the start menu and search for Network Connections (On Windows 10 you just write it after clicking the Windows button), press enter.

  1. Right-click on the Network Adapter you are using —> Properties —> Internet Protocol Version 4 (ICP/IP), click  Properties.
  2. The DNS line should be set to Obtain DNS server automatically. If it is not, set it yourself.
  3. Click on Advanced —> the DNS tab. Remove everything here (if there is something) —> OK.

DNS

Step5

  • After you complete this step, the threat will be gone from your browsers. Finish the next step as well or it may reappear on a system reboot.

Right click on the browser’s shortcut —> Properties.

NOTE: We are showing Google Chrome, but you can do this for Firefox and IE (or Edge).

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Properties —–> Shortcut. In Target, remove everything after .exe.

ie9-10_512x512  Remove Jisuzip “Virus” from Internet Explorer:

Open IE, click  IE GEAR —–> Manage Add-ons.

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Find the threat —> Disable. Go to IE GEAR —–> Internet Options —> change the URL to whatever you use (if hijacked) —> Apply.

firefox-512 Remove Jisuzip “Virus” from Firefox:

Open Firefoxclick  mozilla menu  ——-> Add-ons —-> Extensions.

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Find the adware/malware —> Remove.
chrome-logo-transparent-backgroundRemove Jisuzip “Virus” from Chrome:

Close Chrome. Navigate to:

 C:/Users/!!!!USER NAME!!!!/AppData/Local/Google/Chrome/User Data. There is a Folder called “Default” inside:

Rename the Folder to Backup Default

Rename it to Backup Default. Restart Chrome.

Step6

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Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.

Inside, press CTRL and F together and type the threat’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show up this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—-Windows—CurrentVersion—Run– Random
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random

If the guide doesn’t help, download the anti-virus program we recommended or try our free online virus scanner. Also, you can always ask us in the comments for help!

The hazards

While Jisuzip “Virus” is probably not the most pleasant piece of software to have on your PC, it is certainly not as bad as having your computer invaded by a Trojan horse or Ransomware. Although it is not uncommon that researchers regard Adware as some kind of malware, the majority of program that fall under Jisuzip “Virus”’s category are not all that harmful. Sure, they might be annoying and frustrating but most of the time your system and personal data should be safe.

However, the fact that an Adware would probably not damage anything does not mean that it cannot expose your system to more dangerous types of software. The problem with ad-generating applications, apart from the fact that they are very irritating, is that they could sometimes make one’s PC more susceptible to hacker attacks. The ads that you see getting spammed on your screen might not always be safe and in some instances, if you happen to click on the wrong ad, you might get redirected to some obscure and illegal website that might be used for distributing all sorts of actual viruses such as Spyware, Ransomware, Trojans or Worms to name a few. Keep that in mind and if you do indeed have Jisuzip “Virus” inside your system, you should probably try to avoid any interaction with the various banners and pop-ups that are likely to get displayed in your browser.

The distribution methods

Anything from spam e-mails and shady messages sent to your Skype or Facebook profile to misleading and deceitful Internet adverts and offers coming from sketchy websites can be used for spreading Adware applications. Being careful and using your common sense at all times when on the Internet is key to preventing the installation of any undesirable software. One other thing that you should also bear in mind is that you must also be vigilant when installing new programs on your PC. You must always check if there are any bundled installs added to the software you want to install since oftentimes this file-bundling method is used to distribute Adware. If there are any applications in the setup wizard the installation of which is optional and you cannot be certain that they are safe, you should better leave the out before installing the primary piece of software.

SUMMARY:

Name Jisuzip
Type Adware
Danger Level Medium (nowhere near threats like Ransomware, but still a security risk)
Symptoms If you notice that there are ads all over your browser, then you more than likely have an Adware on your PC.
Distribution Method Spam e-mails or social network messages, sketchy browser ads, banners, offers and even warnings, file-bundles and others.
Detection Tool We generally recommend SpyHunter or a similar anti-malware program that is updated daily.

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