Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium is the security which your computer needs, even if you already have an antivirus. The real-time protection which the program offers, not only blocks viruses, but also prevents trojans, rootkits, spyware, malware, etc. You don’t even need to worry about the deadliest malware there is today, ransomware, which Malwarebytes Anti-Malware can take care of, even before the malware can impact your computer.
The program uses a behavioral scanner, which monitors running programs and if it detects suspicious file access, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware blocks the malicious program, even if the culprit is not part of the anti-malware database yet. The application can also protect other programs, by preventing malware from exploiting any security vulnerabilities in other applications.
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware can detect potentially unwanted programs (PUPs), which are often missed, even by the best antivirus software. So, your PC will be squeaky clean and devoid of malware infections.
The program has a really fast scan, which checks active process and the most critical areas of Windows, for traces of malware. But, you can of course scan the entire PC, or only the files and folders which you want to select.
The premium version of the application can run scans automatically, at a scheduled time and date which you select. The program keeps the database updated automatically, and likewise the version of the application.