Launchpage.org is domain, that is used by browser hijackers to modify homepage and search engine settings in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Website slightly modifies its interface, depending on browser, to look familiar to user. For example, in chrome it loos like default Google homepage with links to Gmail and YouTube and tiles of last visited websites.
Ourluckysites.com is website, that acts as browser hijacker an replaces homepage and search engine in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Developers promote it as advanced search engine with enhanced search results, however it just redirects user search queries to search.yahoo.com. Malefactors get affiliate commission by driving traffic to this search and collect private information like search and visits history.
Startpageing123.com is unwanted search engine that can e installed in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Main page of this site resembles popular search engines, and redirects to Google.com. It is set as homepage, default search engine. Startpageing123.com infects browser shortcuts, by modifying shortcut properties. This threat is classified as browser hijacker, because of browser settings modification and search redirects.
Qtipr.com is domain that is used by browser hijackers to override browser settings in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. It is almost identical to previously described Fanli90.cn hijacker. The purpose of this computer threat is to display ads, pop-ups and lead users to certain websites, while browsing. Qtipr.com website has yellow header and “Funny collection” name, like all the threats of this type.
Secure Search Bar is malicious browser extension, that adds search bar to the top of browser windows in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. If user tries to type query in search box, it redirects to securesurf.biz, which then leads to plusnetwork.com. It also generates random ads and redirects, when users surf internet. Secure Search Bar mostly comes as add-on, but sometimes it can be malicious program module or shortcut hijack.