Unfortunately, the computer is under the constant threat of various types of malware (i.e. viruses, rootkits, trojans, worms, and so on). That is why, you need the most effective ways and security methods for keeping it safe and free from viruses. Of course, it is not an easy task to find such a security application which includes everything for reliable protection of your computer but now, fortunately, thanks to Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium, you have the possibility to secure your system against all kinds of threats and effectively avoid virus infection of your PC.
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium has got everything you need for effective protection, detection and removal of all known types of malicious threats. The program offers the most advanced protection methods and provides you with a lot of great tools and security modules which help you to keep system totally safe and free from viruses. With the help of the program you can perform thorough system scans both manually and automatically using three advanced scan methods, detect, block and disinfect any kind of malware in real time, create scheduled tasks for performing various actions, block and prevent access to malicious and infected websites, protect program’s components with a password to prevent their unauthorized changes, and so on.
The main features of the program
Easy to use interface- Thanks to the new and redesigned user interface, it is very easy to work with the program perform main operations. It is conveniently divided into four tabs, so you can easily and quickly navigate from one tab to another, i.e. Dashboard (it contains general info about your license, database version and so on); Scan 9this tab provides you with three different scan methods); Settings (this is the most important tab in the program which allows you to change and configure the main security and protection modules of the program, for example, detection and protection behavior, automated scheduling, and so on) and History (in this tab you will find detailed info about each threat quarantined by the program and view scan and protection logs.
Protection- thanks to using the most advanced and leading protection technologies and algorithms and triple proprietary security modules based on constantly updated antivirus database signatures, heuristic detection method and behavior blocker, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium offers the best and the most reliable protection against all known and even unknown threats (i.e. worms, spyware, bots, and so on) in real time. It can be used as an additional layer of protection for your computer together with the default installed antivirus program. It will help you to keep your computer clean if your antivirus fails to detect and disinfect malware.
The latest version of the program includes two advanced security modules which allow you to protect your system more reliably and securely, i.e. Malwarebytes Chameleon and Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit.
Malwarebytes Chameleon module allows you to protect the program against malicious modifications and changes on the one hand and scan and disinfect heavily infected system when your default antivirus application is blocked by malware.
Malware Anti-Rootkit module is specially designed for detecting and removing hidden threats, i.e. so called rootkits which, as a rule, are not detected by the most antivirus applications. With the help of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium you have the possibility to detect and disinfect this kind of malware.
There is no need to say that Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium allows you to configure and change main protection and detection parameters and choose only those which best suit your needs and preferences. You can customize the following options- Notifications (i.e. the program will notify about detected threats, and so on), Context Menu (you can integrate the program into the Windows context menu and scan folders, files or disks just using the right click of the mouse), Malware Exclusions (i.e. you can exclude some files and folders from the scan process), Detection and Protection (Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium allows you to customize protection and detection behavior, for example, you can enable heuristic engine, scanning within archives, detection of potentially unwanted programs and potentially unwanted modifications) and some others.
In addition, you can also configure some advanced settings, for example, automatic quarantine of detected malware, self-protection module, auto-start option with the operating system, and so on.
Web Protection- with the help of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium you can reliably protect your computer against malicious websites, i.e. such websites which contain viruses and other malware or websites which try to steal your personal info (for example, credit card info, and so on), etc. Thanks to using the most leading security algorithms, the program allows you to block such kind of websites and keep the system clean from viruses.
In addition, you have the possibility to configure some options in the settings, for example, add some websites and domains to the exclusion list by specifying their IP address or domain name, disable malicious website protection and enable malicious website protection when Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium starts.
Scan methods- Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium provides you with three scan methods- Threat Scan (it is the most advanced method which allows you to scan the system thoroughly), Custom Scan (this scan method allows you to configure the desired scanning options, i.e. you have the possibility to choose any folder, file or disk to scan, specify scanning options such as memory object scans, archive scans, potentially unwanted program scans, and so on) and Hyper Scan (it is the quickest scan method and it allows you to check for only active malware threats).
In addition, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium allows you to create automated scheduled scans of the system. All you need to do is to specify Operation type (i.e. the desired scam method), Frequency (i.e. schedule frequency, for example, hourly, weekly, on reboot, and so on), Schedule options (i.e. you can specify some scan options, for example, rootkit or archive scans).
Additional Features- Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium includes some additional advanced features, i.e. Quarantine (in the quarantine tab you can view all malicious and suspicious items and safely remove them from the system), Applications logs (these logs provide you with detailed info about each action performed by the program, i.e. scan date and time, the number of scanned and detected objects, and so on; you can export those logs as a text or XML file or copy to the clipboard).
In addition, it should be noted that Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium allows you to protect the program with a password and secure all its protection modules against unauthorized modifications and changes.