Movie4K.to is one of the popular user-contributed video directories for television programs and movies. It does not host any content, instead acts as a search index for online videos. The video directory supports user-submitted links by registered editors.
The website is ranked 202nd as one of the most widely renowned websites in the world and ranked as among the 20 German websites with the most viewers making it popular than even other online big giant websites. The present version from June 2013 has been topped the ranking with 63,540 most viewed in Germany since its inception.
Some of Its Historical Facts
In 2011, the motion picture of America, (MPAA) categorized Movie2K.to version as a notorious market for piracy being intentionally shut down video directories. However, some of the proposals given by federal government of the US were being hindered because of their foreign headquarters. The Romania’s headquarter, on May 29, 2013, became shut down unexpectedly by the MPAA because of a court order. However, the website had already been blocked earlier that month in the UK by major ISPs due to copyright issue.
After the closure of the website, there would be having possibilities that another website Movie4K.to would be launched. However, investigation followed when the website was meant to be redirected to another page, IP address and edited noticeably on May 30, 2013. And it was registered to a server in the British Virgin Islands. According to the report, Movie2k.to morphed into Movie4k.to on June 1, 2013.
Symptoms of the Movie4K.to
Movie4k.to has been known to display intrusive advertisements and causes redirects to new URL tab. If any of the Movie4k.to users click on any of the ads displaying on its webpage, users redirect to other malicious web pages. It might cause malware to intrude users’ system. Although, the website is not malicious on its own, yet it may display advertisements linked to dangerous domains.
Steps to Remove or Uninstall Movie4K.to Adware
- Download & Install Sushkom Antivirus.
- Start a Quick scan, full scan or Custom files scan.
- Soon the scan will start to find Movie4K malware
- As virus is detected you will get option to delete the file or quarantine it.
- Additionally, you may choose Anti-spam control option to protect your device in future. Adjust protection settings for mail and internet browsing for full safety.