Znoo.Net is the homepage hijacker which is installed by browser extensions or addons. This homepage hijacker is bundled with freeware software and build to make money using advertisements within the search results. Once this Znoo.Net browser hijacker is installed on your computer, the default search engine and homepage for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is replaced with Znoo.Net. This Znoo.Net homepage is not malicious process itself and may not be called a virus, but it does change security settings within your favorite browser and is distributed by freeware. Znoo Search also hijacks the shortcut of your favorite browser and adds a extra Znoo.Net argument behind the executable. By doing this hijacking the Znoo.Net website always opens when you open the browser, even as you replaced your default homepage with a website of your choice. It’s a very nifty and nasty method of forcing to drive web-traffic to there website.
Please be aware what you install on your computer. The Znoo.Net browser hijacker is most likely installed by the computer user itself because it’s offered during the installation process.
It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.