Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online is a malicious web domain causing redirects. To know how to remove the redirects, you should carefully read the whole article.
The redirects can take you to ad-supported sites or ones for online shopping. You could also get redirected to phishing sites or such with malicious code. Your homepage could be changed, and a toolbar or browser add-on might be added to your browsers.
|Short Description||The homepage of your browsers could be modified and you can get redirected to malicious and phishing sites.|
|Symptoms||Your browsers have their settings changed. You see redirects in your browsers. Advertisements can show on all pages.|
|Distribution Method||Freeware Installers, Bundling|
|Detection Tool||Download Malware Removal Tool, to See If Your System Has Been Affected by malware|
|User Experience||Join our forum to discuss Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online.|
Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online – Spread
Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online might spread across your browsers because of an unwanted application extracted from third-party installers. The software can get on your computer, without your knowledge. That’s because it hides in freeware installations and bundle packages. These packages have additional components for installation selected by default. When they are not disclosed properly, you can see Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online redirects popping up. To avoid getting it, you should search for a Custom or Advanced settings in the installation.
Another way the malicious domain can spread is if you click on ads, pop-ups, banners or you visit suspicious websites. Affiliate sites of Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online could try putting a program into your computer that generates more redirects through their sites. The malicious domain could also add an add-on to your browsers to distribute redirects. Some of the affected browsers are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.
Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online – Details
Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online is a malicious domain. If you have an application related to it on your machine, you will see redirects appearing in your browsers. You might see more changes as well. Your homepage could be modified to the malicious domain, and so you can end up being redirected to a different page every time. Also, you might have a browser add-on installed on your browsers.
When you are trying to browse, you can get redirected to many various web addresses. Often the redirect might show sites offering video streaming and media services, which are most likely fake or require registration and fees. There is an example in the image below:
It is also likely for webpages to display advertisements connected to the Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online domain. The redirects may take you to phishing sites or ones with malicious code on them. You can be redirected to whole pages filled only with advertisements, offers, discounts or coupons:
Some sites, if not all, might redirect you and try to trick you into clicking on things. That will most likely get you redirected to sites partnered with the malicious domain. In this way, they all get hits on their sites gaining them revenue on a pay-per-click scheme. Some sites may inject malicious code into your system.
The main domain of the redirecting site is Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online. The IP address associated with it, that spreads the redirects is 188.8.131.52. That is according to VirusTotal, which also treats it as a malicious detection:
There are around 50 different malicious domains, and counting, that distribute the redirects. Blocking the known IP address to try stopping some of the redirects is a wise idea.
Similar domains are also known to prompt you into installing video players and updates. Although presented as critical, such updates and players are fake and only trying to install something unwanted or malicious.
Also, the site offer(.)alibaba(.)com is not excluded to pop-up every once in a while with an offer. Due to cookies, attractive and targeted advertising content can be shown. That is a trick to get you more redirects.
Partners and affiliates of Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online may gather personal information from their redirects, sites and services. The information that is collected may be both personally or non-personally identifying. The data can be shared to third-parties for money or other potentially abusive purposes.
Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online – Removal
To remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online and its modifications manually from your computer, follow the step-by-step removal instructions written below. If the manual removal does not get rid of the malicious domain and redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware application. Such a tool will keep your computer safe in the future.
Delete Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Windows and Your Browser
Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online automatically by downloading an advanced anti-malware program.
- Guide 1: How to Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online on Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online in Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Internet Explorer.
- Guide 8: Disable Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online Push Notifications in Your Browsers.
How to Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online
Step 2: Uninstall Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online files from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts and programs such as Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. SpyHunter for Mac offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online will be removed.
Eliminate Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.
Remove Push Notifications caused by Live(.)safesystemupdate(.)online from Your Browsers.
Turn Off Push Notifications from Google Chrome
To disable any Push Notices from Google Chrome browser, please follow the steps below:
Step 1: Go to Settings in Chrome.
Step 2: In Settings, select “Advanced Settings”:
Step 3: Click “Content Settings”:
Step 4: Open “Notifications”:
Step 5: Click the three dots and choose Block, Edit or Remove options:
Remove Push Notifications on Firefox
Step 1: Go to Firefox Options.
Step 2: Go to “Settings”, type “notifications” in the search bar and click "Settings":
Step 3: Click “Remove” on any site you wish notifications gone and click “Save Changes”
Stop Push Notifications on Opera
Step 1: In Opera, press ALT+P to go to Settings
Step 2: In Setting search, type “Content” to go to Content Settings.
Step 3: Open Notifications:
Step 4: Do the same as you did with Google Chrome (explained below):
Eliminate Push Notifications on Safari
Step 1: Open Safari Preferences.
Step 2: Choose the domain from where you like push pop-ups gone and change to "Deny" from "Allow".