Short Bytes: Malwarebytes is here with its latest product, Malwarebytes 3.0. It’s a combination of different modules like Anti-Malware, Anti-Ransomware, Website Protection, and Anti-Exploit. The existing users can download the new version and it’ll be automatically activated.

Malwarebytes is one the few PC-protection software that is actually useful. It’s a leading malware prevention and remediation solution that aims to become the ultimate antivirus replacement.

The version 3.0 of Malwarebytes has just arrived, and it promises to bring a comprehensive protection against various types of threats that are generally not covered by regular antivirus solutions. The new version has been created from the ground up.

What’s new in Malwarebytes 3.0?

Malwarebytes now offers combined Anti-Malware, Anti-Ransomware, Website Protection, Anti-Exploit, and Remediation. The Anti-Exploit and Anti-Ransomware modules now employ signature-less technology, which brings advanced protection. Compared to the past version, 3.0 scan the computer four times faster.

Improvements have also been made on the usability front by including integration with Windows Action Center. Now the software comes with automatic update checks and lesser reboots after a scan.

What if I’m using older Malwarebytes Anti-Malware?

The current users of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware don’t need to pay extra money to use the new version. Just install Malwarebytes 3.0 over the existing version, and it’ll be automatically updated.

If you’re a first-time user, you can download the trial version. The premium version of Malwarebytes 3.0 can be grabbed for $39.99 per year.

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Adarsh Verma
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