Overview of Nattly.com
Type: redirect virus/ browser hijacker/ adware
Vulnerable browser:IE explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox etc.
Targeted OS: win xp, win7, win vista, win8
Nattly.com is considered a potentially unwanted browser hijacker which is promoted by some free software and always bundled with downloads as a free attachment and can sneaks into a computer easily. Nattly.com seems not dangerous as ransomware that can lock you out of your computer, so you may not notice its existence until it mess up your computer seriously. But this malicious program indeed performs malicious actions and is really harmful to the infected computer.
Once installed, Nattly.com targets all browsers it can find on the infected computer. After it modifies the HOSTS files and browser settings secretly, you search engines are always redirected to Nattly.com website which not only has nothing to do with your search queries, but also is flooded with commercial advertising & sponsored links. As a professional ads platform developed by cyber hackers who aim to make money from innocent users, Nattly.com will try its best to trick you into paying for its products which turn out to be useless even malicious. Many people want to uninstall Nattly.com mainly because of the harmfulness rather than its annoyance. Apart from redirecting websites and promoting its products, Nattly.com is busy monitoring your internet activity data and collecting your personal information such as email password and bank account etc, via which it may open door for the developers behind it to access your computer remotely, as well as compromise your privacy and security.
Troubles May Caused by Nattly.com
1) Your search results are always redirected to Nattly.com no matter which browser you use;
2) Unfamiliar commercials and sponsored links keep displaying and interrupting your surfing;
3) When you check your browser homepage settings, you find it has been changed to Nattly.com;
4) Nattly search toolbar has been installed inside your browser without asking any permission;
5) Your computer performance is acting slowly. This including starting up, shutting down, playing games and surfing the web are getting slower and slower;
6) Nattly.com may block your antivirus and open door for other malware.
How Can Nattly.com Enter My Computer & What Should I Do?
Usually, Nattly.com gets installed on a computer either by manual installation or sneaks into secretly. If you know that Nattly.com is an unwanted application, you won’t install it on your computer manually. However, it can enter into system as an attachment to a third party and automatically get itself installed. Considering lots of troubles coming with Nattly.com, you should be careful when you are about to download a program from the internet and always choose the custom installation option so as to avoid this annoy program sneaking into your computer.
Steps to Block Nattly.com Popup Manually
1) End all Nattly.com running processes by using Task Manager.
Press CTRL+ALT+DLE or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC to launch Task Manager.
2) Search for Alnaddy.com files and remove.
%\All Users\ Application Data\ Nattly.com
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data \ Nattly.com. dll %AllUsersProfile
%\Application Data \ Nattly.com. exe
3) Open Register Editor, then find and delete all files created by Nattly.com.
Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box to search.
Note：As several key files in the system are involved to the removal instruction, expert skills are needed to finish Nattly.com removal process. If you are confident of dealing with system files and you don’t want to take the risk of damaging the system mistakenly, (If you are not familiar with registry editor and entries stuff, you are highly advised to automatically erase the hijacker with the popular removal tool SpyHunter from here.)
Steps to Block Nattly.com Popup Automatically with Remover
1. Download automatic removal tool SpyHunter
If you don’t have sufficient expert skills to remove Nattly.com redirect and encounter problems while executing the manual process, you are suggested to download the most popular Antivirus SpyHunter to uninstall Nattly.com.