Malwarebytes Toolset Release Notes

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Malwarebytes Toolset released on January 10, 2018.



  • Added Network Devices scanner to the Network section of Inform which adds the following functionality:
    • Scan, discover, and intelligently identify local network devices via the following methods:
      • ICMP/PING
      • ARP Cache
      • DNS Resolution
      • Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
      • Simple Service Discovery Protocol (SSDP)
      • Web Services on Devices (WSD)
      • Windows Connect Now (WCN)
      • Selected Port/Service scanning
    • Discovered devices are grouped in to the following categories and can be sorted as needed by clicking an applicable column header:
      • Gateway – the network device, usually a router or access point, that is serving you network and internet access.
      • Local Device – the device you are currently running the Network Devices scanner from.
      • Network Devices – List of network devices connected to the same network as the Local Device.
    • Open the configuration web gui of supported network devices (e.g. router, access point, network printer, etc) via a Configure button.
      Note: the device must advertise a SSDP/UPnP/WCN/WSD Presentation URL.
    • Right-click context menu with the following functionality:
      • Copy to clipboard.
      • Open in default web browser (for URL based content).
      • Search the internet for...
      • Edit for Device Name, Manufacturer, MAC Address, and Device Type cells (main window only).
    • Export discovered network devices to the following formats:
      • Windows Clipboard.
      • Text file.
      • CSV file (basic details only).
  • Updated Inform to more accurately report Windows Update status on PCs recently upgraded to a new Windows 10 build.
  • Updated Malwarebytes Anti-Bundleware Scanner Beta to version 0.9.4
    • Fixes license expiration error bug.


Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug that caused Scan Results to appear hung and prevent buttons from rendering.
  • Fixed a bug that caused Scan Reports information to appear hidden due to misplacement of a window separator.
  • Fixed additional bugs reported on the forums, directly from Techbench members, and from internal testing/development.