PUM.Hijack.StartMenu is the detection name for a few types of viruses that seem to be plaguing the web over the last few weeks. They can enter computers in a number of ways, but they are most often left behind by other types of badware, coming back again and again even when you think your computer is clean. Obviously, this can be frustrating.
The symptoms of these infections are wide-ranging. They can hijack browsers, disable security programs, eat up memory, and generate all sorts of strange behaviors on your PC. So if your security program is showing you have a PUM.Hijack.StartMenu on your PC, things are probably going to stay rough until you get rid of it.
Want your computer to just act normal for a change? Here’s how to get rid of that PUM.Hijack.StartMenu infection.
Delete registry entries: