Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

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Think you're infected?
Fire up Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware's industry-leading scanner detects and removes malware like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, and more. All you have to do is launch Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and run a scan. It's that simple. Or if you want even better protection, consider Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium and its instant real-time scanner that automatically prevents malware and websites from infecting your PC. Either way you're crushing malware and foiling hackers

*According to OPSWAT, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is the most popular security product installed by users.




Detects and eliminates malware your antivirus will miss.


Malicious Website Blocking
Prevents access to and from known malicious webpages.


Real-time protection
Detects malware automatically in real-time, before it can infect.


Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit
Removes rootkits and repairs the files they damage.


Hyper Scan Mode
Scans faster by only looking for active threats.


Scan/Database Update Scheduler
Enables you to schedule automatic scans and database updates.


Malwarebytes Chameleon Driver
Prevents malware from terminating Malwarebytes or modifying its processes.


Advanced Malware Removal
Employs industry-leading technology to completely remove malware code.


Antivirus Compatibility
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Malwarebytes is certified by Westcoast Labs for antivirus, anti-spyware, and anti-trojan.

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Tech Specs

Version 2.1.6

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Languages Available:
Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese

Software Requirements:
Windows Vista/Windows7/Windows 8/Windows 8.1 (32 bit or 64 bit)
Windows XP (Service Pack 2 or later, 32-bit only)
Internet Explorer 6 or newer

Hardware Requirements:
1024MB of RAM (256MB for Windows XP)
800MHz CPU or faster
20MB of free hard disk space
1024x768 or greater screen resolution
Active internet connection for database and product updates