Category – Browser Hijacker / Redirect Virus
Affected Browsers – Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge and IE
Affected OS – Win 10, Win 8 , Win 7, Vista, XP
search-shield.com is an dangerous domain created to help third party websites get higher web-ranking and more visitors. It is related with lots of rogue search engines which serve as a ads promoter, they only provide advertising results to the users when these users search things on them. These search results may direct the users to some phishing and spam website hosted by scammers, therefore we should never search-shield.com search engine to search anything. Similar to other browser hijacker, search-shield.com silently alters your browser settings without seeking approval from you, and it can hinder your operations to reset your search engine or homepage to what it was like. Think about it, how will such as rogue search engine can provide you with any useful or beneficial service? You should delete search-shield.com virus as quickly as you can.