Malwarebytes Toolset Release Notes

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Malwarebytes Toolset released on April 24, 2017.



  • Updated Malwarebytes Issue Scanner to support Windows 10 Creator’s Update (Version 1703 Build 15063.x).
  • Updated Malwarebytes Issue Scanner with new Issue Scanners for the following areas:
    • Disk Drive Issue Scanner that detects and reports on the following:
      • SMART Status Errors
      • Dirty Bit Set
      • Low Free Space
      • NTFS and Disk errors in Event Log (This Boot, Last 30 Days, and Last 60 Days)
      • Windows Failure Prediction Status
    • Default Registry Values Issue Scanner that provides validation and restoration of the following critical Windows OS components:
      • Winlogon - UserInit
      • Winlogon - Shell (x86)
      • Winlogon - Shell (x64)
      • SafeBoot - AlternateShell
      • Session Manager - BootExecute
      • Session Manager - BootShell
      • SubSystems - Kmode
      • SubSystems - Windows
    • Event Log Issue Scanner that detects and reports on the following:
      • Windows Hardware Error Architecture (WHEA)
      • Default Services - Errors This Boot
      • Installed Services - Errors This Boot
      • Windows Update - Last Update Search (Last 60 Days)
      • Windows Update - Installation Errors (Last 30 Days)
  • Updated Device Manager Issue Scanner to include Performance Degradation identification for Hardware/Devices.
  • Updated Services Issue Scanner with Safe Mode Services validation and restoration capabilities.
  • Updated Results and Reports sidebar UI elements to support detailed information produced by the Event Log and Default Registry Values Issue Scanners.
  • Updated Repair section of the Toolbox with Boot to Windows RE to provide the ability to load the Windows Recovery Environment on next boot (Windows 7+ only).
  • Updated Toolbox functionality to prevent AdwCleaner link from becoming broken if AdwCleaner auto-updates.
  • Updated Infrom to launch the HOSTS file in an Admin instance of Notepad to allow editing.
  • Updated MyTools Editor with a right-click context menu Edit Batch File item to allow quick batch file editing via Notepad.
  • Updated JRT to version 8.1.3
  • Updated AdwCleaner to version 6.046
  • Updated Malwarebytes 3.0 installer to version (CU4.1)
  • Added functionality to copy listed content displayed within the Details views under Inform, Scan Results, Repair Results, Summary, Scan Report, Repair Report and sidebar lists.
  • Fixed several bugs reported on the forums and directly from Techbench members