Learn how to delete Yahoo Search fake search engine virus on your Mac completely to prevent hackers from stealing your private data or information.

What is Yahoo Search?

Yahoo Search is a legitimate search engine. However, it has been misused by browser hijackers in trying to reroute your search to a specific site and fill its search results with sponsored content. It redirects the home page of the browsers installed on your Mac to or

How did it get installed?

You may unwillingly run it from deceptive pop up ads, free software installers or other third-party file downloads.

How do I get rid of it?

Remove Yahoo Search Fake search engine manually:

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1. Remove Suspicious Login Items
2. Remove malicious profile configurations
3. Stop Suspicious Processes
4. Remove Malicious Apps
5. Remove suspicious extensions on web browsers
6. Remove malicious files and folders
7. Fix website redirection settings on web browsers
8. Reset your browser

Remove Fake Yahoo Search with Trend Micro Antivirus One

It may take some time to go through every file, folder and browsers mentioned in all the steps listed above.

Trend Micro Antivirus One can protect your Mac from all potential risks and attacks, so you can enjoy browsing online.

It also provides real-time scanning and eliminates browser hijackers before they even leave a trace.

Download Antivirus One on the App Store

I have Trend Micro Antivirus One installed

Run the Adware Cleaner in Antivirus One:

  1. Open Antivirus One.
  2. Click Adware Cleaner, then click Clean Now.
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