Malwarebytes for Windows 3.4.4 Release Notes

Document created by jgolomb Employee on Dec 14, 2018Last modified by jyamada on Jan 23, 2019
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Malwarebytes for Windows 3.4.4 released on March 6, 2018.

 

Performance/protective capability

  • Improved remediation for shortcuts and tasks
  • Added better handling for heavily infected systems to streamline detection & remediation
  • Continued improvements to overall protection, detection and remediation

 

Usability

  • Added Notification Center for easy access to most recent real-time block notifications
  • Added category to website blocked notification to show the reason why site was blocked
  • Improved report design for better usability
  • Added device name to My Account screen in preparation to sync with My Account portal
  • Updated the API used to interact with Windows Action/Security Center
  • Changed the 'Recover if missed by' setting for Scheduled Scans to be enabled by default for new scans
  • Numerous other user interface and copy improvements 

 

Stability/issues fixed

  • Fixed issue where files did not save properly with anti-ransomware enabled
  • Fixed issue where notifications could stack so you might see multiple versions of same message
  • Fixed issue where Beta opt in setting would not honor Restore Defaults
  • Updated the 7-Zip library to the latest version, v.18.01
  • Improved upgrade process from earlier versions of Malwarebytes
  • Continued improvements to driver operation and management
  • Fixed several crashes, including a blue screen related to Web Protection
  • Addressed other miscellaneous defects

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