Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit may block certain websites using Internet Explorer

Document created by dshull Employee on May 12, 2017Last modified by jgolomb on Oct 17, 2019
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Some websites may be blocked by Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit while using Internet Explorer because these sites use are using the deprecated Microsoft VBScripting engine.


As a workaround, you can disable this detection technique in Anti-Exploit. See the steps below.


Disable Internet Explorer VB Scripting in Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit

  1. Launch Anti-Exploit.

  2. Click Settings > Advanced Settings.

  3. Select the Application Hardening tab.

  4. For the line, Disable Internet Explorer VB Scripting, uncheck the option for Browsers.

  5. Click Apply.