Malwarebytes Endpoint Security 1.8 Release Notes

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Malwarebytes Endpoint Security 1.8 released on March 22, 2017.


New features

  • Improved the scalability and stability of the management console when operating in larger environments
  • Added logic to optimize automatic check-in interval based on number of endpoints
  • Added the ability for Anti-Malware updates to be obtained via UNC path as primary location
  • Improved Anti-Exploit email alerts to include additional data from Anti-Exploit security log
  • Added the ability to configure email notification throttling settings
  • Added the ability to set console inactivity timer
  • Added the ability to force updated server contact information if the IP/hostname of the management server has changed
  • Added support for Windows Server 2016 for management server and managed clients



  • Addressed an issue where duplicate client names may appear as “Unregistered”
  • Addressed an issue where Active Directory synchronization may not function
  • Addressed an issue where Active Directory child OUs may fail to sync
  • Addressed an issue where some user accounts imported from Active Directory could not authenticate
  • Addressed an issue where domain query account could not be added
  • Fixed an issue where client status legend failed to display values greater than 999
  • Fixed an issue where client installer could be blocked by some third-party antivirus installers
  • Fixed an issue where email notifications may fail to work during evaluations


Updated Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit for Business to version 1.09

  • Hardened and more secure API hooking framework
  • Added self-protection mechanisms
  • Added sandbox technique for Silverlight
  • Added Layer3 techniques against Macro exploits
  • Added Layer3 techniques against social engineering exploits
  • Added Java advanced configuration options for companies
  • Added dynamic configuration feature to manage conflicts
  • Added support for MS Play Ready
  • Changed balloon notification to off by default
  • Remove Run entry during uninstallation
  • Fixed conflict with Symantec DLP
  • Fixed conflict with Chinese banking software
  • Fixed conflict with Office TabLoader
  • Fixed conflict with Kobil mIdentity software
  • Fixed false positive with Adobe and .NET modules
  • Fixed issue when adding invalid custom shield