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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Detect and quickly remove malicious threats to your computer.

4.5 stars Editor's rating on Mar. 25, 2014
4 stars Users' rating out of 5928 reviews
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128,202,418 total downloads
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Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit

Detect and remove the nastiest malicious rootkits

4 stars Users' rating out of 6 reviews
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62,826 total downloads
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Remove locked malware files using advanced techniques.

4 stars Editor's rating on Feb. 26, 2009
4 stars Users' rating out of 16 reviews
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142,197 total downloads
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Malwarebytes accuses rival of software theft

Anti-malware provider Malwarebytes says it will take legal action against China-based IObit, but IObit says it is all a mistake.

By Nov. 3, 2009


Fake Malaysia Airlines links spread malware

Don't click that link! Viral Facebook posts with shocking video of Malaysia Airlines MH370 are a scam.

By Mar. 17, 2014


Top-five paid app on Google Play was an antivirus scam

Before it was flagged and removed, one of the most successful apps on Google Play for over a week was an "antivirus" app that did nothing other than change an image.

By Apr. 8, 2014


Remove viruses from an infected PC, and keep them from coming back

Clearing malware out of a system is only half the battle; you also have to prevent reinfection.

By Sep. 2, 2009


How you may have inadvertently participated in recent DDoS attacks

The botnets driving the recent distributed denial of service attacks are powered by millions of infected computers. Their coordinated flood of requests overwhelms the Internet's DNS servers, slowing them down and even knocking the servers offline. The long-term solution for site operators and visitors alike may rely on reluctant ISPs working together.

By Apr. 2, 2013


A safer PC in three steps

Step 1: Manually scan for viruses; step 2: Create a DVD image of your hard drive; step 3: Run browsers and other applications in a sandbox that protects your PC by preventing any permanent system changes.

By Jul. 12, 2011


How to teenager-proof a Windows 7 PC

Once you're sure the PC is free of malware, create standard user accounts for each user and install an arsenal of free security programs and activity monitors to enhance the machine's virus resistance.

By Apr. 24, 2012


Get an 8GB flash drive for $8 shipped

It's the return of the awesome Kingston 8GB drive from a couple months ago.

By Oct. 4, 2011


Five freeware gems for Windows

You know who loves free stuff? You do! I've rounded up five of my favorite Windows programs and utilities, all of them free, all of them fabulous.

By Aug. 19, 2011


Five-deal Friday: Cheap storage, cheap calls, cheap gaming, and more!

Among the highlights: a $100 data-recovery suite absolutely free.

By Mar. 15, 2013