Software Update: Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Beta




Malwarebytes is working on an update for Anti-Malware and it has now released a public beta release. This program is aimed at combating spy-, adware and malware, especially the removal of malicious software that masquerades as legitimate anti-virus or anti-spyware solution, but in reality not so good intentions, such as ransom – or scareware . In addition to the free version, there is a paid version, which offers additional functionality including real-time protection.

In version 2.0 include the user refreshed, are Anti-Rootkit and Chameleon driver is now included as standard and the module for blocking malicious websites greatly improved. From version 2.0 is licensed incidentally only valid for one year. Previously a lifetime license and the old licenses remain valid just under those conditions. The changelog for version 2.0.3 can be found below.

New Features:

Scans May now be set to run as lower priority processes to -improvesleep multi-tasking under Advanced Settings
Added support for keyboard navigation or user interface
Added support for Windows Narrator and JAWS screen readers


Malwarebytes Chameleon enhanced to be more effective against active malware infections in getting Malwarebytes Anti-Malware running
Notification for outdated databases now configured to 7 days by default rather than one per user feedback
All scans with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware now create an entry in protection logs
Failed update checks are now logged in protection logs
Updating Malwarebytes Anti-Malware now shouldering functionEven When The Scan tab is awaiting action from the user
Support for scanning encrypted drives improved When rootkit scanning is enabled
Upgrading to new versions of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware shouldering no longer prompt for a system restart

Issues Fixed:

Google Chrome users no longer experience shouldering Malwarebytes Anti-Malware getting stuck or hanging during heuristics scans with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
Scans shouldering no longer hang during file system objects scan on some systems
Several crashes in Malwarebytes Anti-Malware fixed
Runtime errors during installation or upgrade of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware no longer shouldering Occur
Rootkit scanning shouldering no longer flag sectors on non-system volumes as forged When Those volumes are encrypted
Rootkit scanning shouldering now work Properly on Bitlocker encrypted drives
Scanning TruCrypt encrypted system volumes with rootkit scanning disabled no longer results in the filesystem not being scanned
Issue with repairing infected rootkit drivers on Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 fixed
BSOD When using Driver Verifier software on a system running Malwarebytes Anti-Malware fixed
BSOD When using BoxCryptor software fixed
BSOD When using Malwarebytes Chameleon or self-protection in Malwarebytes Anti-Malware under certain conditions fixed
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware shouldering no longer crash When using the “Copy to Clipboard” function under certain Circumstances
Dashboard banner text shouldering now reflect language changes in Malwarebytes Anti-Malware instantly
Several issues with tray notifications fixed
Display problems with some languages ​​fixed
Malware and Web Exclusions Exclusions shouldering no longer display duplicate entries Following database updates
Occasional crash or MBAMService When upgrading from version 1.75 or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware no longer shouldering Occur
Several issues with the right-click “Scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware” function fixed
Several problems with access policies fixed
Several UI performance issues fixed
Several UI and user experience enhancements Implemented
More than one Malwarebytes Anti-Malware tray icon shouldering no longer be displayed on system start under some Circumstances
Issue with Malicious Website Protection not enabling after install under some Circumstances on Windows Vista fixed
Minor display issues with tables Within the UI fixed


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