www.jobasearch.com browser hijacker

I have a system that's infected with the Job Search browser hijacker.  I've tried multiple cleaners including malware bytes, adware cleaner, hitman, however once rebooted it keeps re-appearing.  Can anyone direct me to a removal tool that can clean up this virus?  The web page it redirects to is www.jobasearch.com.

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Start Notepad with Run as Administrator. Navigate to c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts and open hosts.

Remove any entries that are not comments. save hosts, and try your virus cleaners again.
kbollerAuthor Commented:
Thanks John.  I opened it however there were no entries that were not already comments. So that's not an issue.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Download, install and run Process Explorer from Microsoft Sys Internals.

Look under the Explorer tree (left side) for strange alphanumeric processes.  Kill these and do not restart. Run Malwarebytes again to clear out any such viruses and then restart.

If that does not work, the computer has become untrustworthy. Back it up, format and reinstall Windows.
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Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
Download and run the following

install and run them one by one in the same order
Once run and cleaned you can uninstall them
use the resetbrowser.exe to reset all installed browser on the computer
Prabhin MPEngineer-TechOPSCommented:
use norton i has the capability to remove the browser hijaker.
or remove the unwanted apps and browser add-on , then perform a restart
kbollerAuthor Commented:
Well, it evolved as I worked on it, changing the url but the web page looked the same.  I found the following instructions at


which finally got it cleaned up.  Here is an overview incase the link ever breaks:

To remove Good-search.ml Homepage Hijacker, follow these steps:

STEP 1: Print out instructions before we begin.
STEP 2: Use Rkill to terminate suspicious programs.
STEP 3: Use Malwarebytes AntiMalware to Scan for Malware and Unwanted Programs
STEP 4: Scan and clean your computer with Zemana AntiMalware.
STEP 5: Use AdwCleaner to remove adware from a computer.
STEP 6: Reset browsers back to default settings (this virus will also update the shortcut links to include their homepage).
STEP 7: Use HitmanPro to scan your computer for badware
STEP 8: Run Secunia PSI to find outdated and vulnerable programs

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kbollerAuthor Commented:
Tough to clean out as it required multiple solutions.
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