Comodo Hijack Cleaner - v0.2.3 - BETA

Hi All,
We are pleased to introduce a new tool, COMODO Hijack Cleaner, which covers the areas, we have not covered yet.

Following are main functions of it:

  • Makes sure all browser extensions are safe
  • Ensures your browser uses a legitimate search engine
  • Checks your home page and new blank page don’t link to malware
  • Makes sure your host file has not been poisoned
  • Ensures desktop shortcuts open the correct browser and not a fake version
  • Makes sure your computer (browser) uses a trusted DNS provider
  • It is portable. It is designed as a tool. Simply unzip the file and execute the binary

You can see screen shots and usage in online help.

Supported browsers:
It supports Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Support for Comodo Dragon and Ice Dragon being added.

Supported Operating Systems:
Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10


  • We would be adding this tool in Comodo Cleaning Essentials toolkit
  • Detection capabilities of this tool will be added in other Comodo products starting with Comodo Cloud Antivirus by 3rd quarter.

BETA - Warning:
Following setup is a BETA setup and it is not recommended to test on production machine and it is intended only for beta testers.
So please try at your own risk.
Size: 8.62 MB (9,048,653 bytes)
MD-5: 3e9ce495daaf4a7469b78c29c160fed0
SHA-1: db67b04631c27391b63897bcaf2fbc1d4b81c41b

Please give it a try and share your feedback.


I hate that .dll file. Please make only and signle executable file. It will be much better imho.
It will be very usefull software for my Cleaning Tools USB.

I will create a post on Turkish section.

Thanks :-TU

We would finally make .dll embedded.


So far so good :-TU

although I would add the words “windows 10” to the compatibility list it currently shows "Windows 7/Window 8/Vista/ XP SP 2

Keep up the good work :slight_smile:

Thanks for pointing out. Will have page updated.

Would you please whitelist Quad9 DNS?

thanks for feedback, please re-check.

Now I do not know, but when I tested it the day it was released, CloudFlare was also detected. DNS

That was resolved as well. Please re-check.

Google ok ok

Quad9 ok DNS Hijack

Cloudflare ok DNS Hijack

OpenDNS ok ok

OpenDNS FamilyShield ok ok

COMODO Secure DNS ok ok

COMODO Dome Shield ok ok

Norton A - Security (malware, phishing sites and scam sites) ok ok

Norton B - Security + ■■■■■■■■■■■ ok ok

Norton C - Security + ■■■■■■■■■■■ + Other ok ok

Thanks BlueTesta for this great feedback :-TU,
We are checking and will whitelist.

In the mean time here is the RC version:


No Problem :slight_smile: :-TU