Malwarebytes anti malware program error updating
188.8.131.52 * MBAM Premium 2.1.8 I just noticed that my firewall rules (Settings | Network | Smart Firewall | Program Rules | Configure) appear to have a new rule created for an executable called
I'm assuming for now that disabling Settings | History Settings | Statistical Data | Help fight malware anonymously by providing historical information in MBAM would prevent this executable from running in the background (I haven't tested yet) but if you've created scan exclusions for MBAM in your Norton Antivirus and SONAR Exclusions please note that Malwarebytes has updated their list of recommended scan exclusions for MBAM v2.1.8 files to include
All four computers are Windows 10 Pro machines with AMD FX processors (4100 to 8350).
What people should be aware of is that version 3 of Malwarebytes was initially very buggy.
On the laptop, I just turn off the real-time scanning and it doesn't slow the system down.They're now on the third iteration of the program (184.108.40.2069-19) and it seems, so far, to have fixed the bugs which included failing to remember exclusions, one or more types of protection not starting automatically, and a lot of false positives.If you're using an earlier version, be sure to download the latest.About the author: Dennis Faas is the owner and operator of With over 30 years of computing experience, Dennis' areas of expertise are a broad range and include PC hardware, Microsoft Windows, Linux, network administration, and virtualization.