Malwarebytes for Windows 3.0.4 Release Notes

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Malwarebytes for Windows 3.0.4 released on December 8, 2016.

 

Performance/protective capability

  • Added signature-less anti-exploit and anti-ransomware protection (Premium only)
  • Up to 4x faster scan speeds, including even quicker Hyper Scans
  • Removed non-essential reboots after certain malware removal events
  • Advanced heuristic engine (Shuriken) now enabled by default
  • Self-protection now enabled by default (Premium only)

 

Usability

  • Redesigned user interface for improved user experience
  • Now configurable to integrate with Windows Action Center/Windows Security Center (Premium only)
  • Update checks are done automatically so they don’t need to be scheduled
  • Improved support for keyboard navigation and screen readers


 

Stability/issues fixed

  • Added ability to lock down My Account screen via User Access Policy
  • Added ability to collect enhanced logs when directed to do so by support
  • Fixed issue where Scheduler did not adjust for Daylight Saving Time
  • Fixed issue where Scheduler defaulted to hourly Threat Scan instead of daily
  • Fixed issue where Chameleon reported error messages numerous times to Windows Event Viewer
  • Changed “Recover if missed by” setting in Scheduler to “Off” by default
  • Prevented rootkit scanning in Custom Scans if full system drive is not selected
  • Updated to latest version of 7-Zip DLL
  • Addressed other miscellaneous defects

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