|Type:||Browser extension or Browser hijacker|
|Infected OS:||Window based system|
|Symptoms:||Slow down the system, freeze the browser, alter browser settings, etc.|
|Removal:||Easy to remove with the help of Automatic removal tool.|
Live-streaming.online is malicious extension that can be classified as browser hijacker. It is a deceptive search engine that pretends itself like a useful or legitimate but actually it is not. It is mainly designed by cyber hacker with main motive to make online profit from infected users. Once it enter into the PC, it will alter browser settings including home page, new tab page and search engine and redirect your search result to malicious links. After redirection, it will display lots of pop-ups and advertisements that irritate the users. It can also promote third party products and generate revenue for sponsored links. It mainly targets the Window based system and useful web browser like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge and Safari.
Live-streaming.online is mainly spread via spam email attachments, freeware and shareware downloads, clicking on malicious ads, visiting suspicious sites like porn and torrent sites and much more. After infiltration, it can mess up with system settings like Window Registry that can open the backdoor for other malware threats into the system. It can also weaken the Window Registry that hides itself into the system for a long time. It can also add malicious extension, add-ons and plug-ins that can make your useful browser dull and unusable. Through this virus, cyber criminals monitor your online activities and track your browsing details. It can collect your sensitive information like IP address, banking details, user id and password and send to the cyber criminals for improper use.
Live-streaming.online is so nasty that it can consume lots of space of system resources like CPU and memory that can degrade the performance of PC. It is strongly recommended that never open junk emails from unknown senders and never install or download software from suspicious source. Read terms and condition carefully before installation. Therefore, you need to remove Live-streaming.online from the PC immediately.