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Windows 7: Latest Version of Malwarebytes

13 Oct 2014   #571
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Bill. First post updated.


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13 Oct 2014   #572
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Isn't mbam supposed to self update to the latest full release ?
I'm still showing 2.0.2.1012 :/
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13 Oct 2014   #573
Tookeri

Windows 7 Pro 32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Isn't mbam supposed to self update to the latest full release ?
I'm still showing 2.0.2.1012 :/
Same here, but I left the MBAM window open for a while(don't know if that did it or not) and now it shows:
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13 Oct 2014   #574
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I looked through all of the settings pages and it doesn't have the option anymore to update versions automatically like 1.75.... used to have ?

Looks like I'll have to monitor it for a day or two and see if it switches on a daily scheduled update
Thanks,
Cheers.
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13 Oct 2014   #575
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Still using 1.75 as I've had crashing issues with all Beta releases. I'll try this new one and see what happens!
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13 Oct 2014   #576
IownAmoneyPit

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro//Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
 
 

Just came back to to my computer after 20 mins and automatically received the update notification, Thanks for the update Bill as after checking for updates yesterday I thought this version was still in beta.

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13 Oct 2014   #577
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

I rolled back to v1.75 when they first introduced v2 because definition file updates took forever. I had the problem on 2 PCs and tried over a number of days to make sure it wasn't an ISP issue.
Maybe v2.0.3.1025 has fixed this problem?
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13 Oct 2014   #578
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
MBAM 2.0.3.1025 working

Well it's worked for me with no crashes this version. A couple of strange things though. Heuristics scanning was not selected in the settings but was still performed. Database updates worked fine. There's no scheduled updates in the free version.

Scanned one drive (Windows) and it took ages. 2+ hours.

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EEK scanned three drives including rootkit scan in just under 2 hours. Same detections. (False positives as those registry entries are intentionally added but not standard)

Code:
Scan type: Custom Scan
Objects: Rootkits, Memory, Traces, C:\, D:\, V:\

Detect PUPs: On
Scan archives: Off
ADS Scan: On
File extension filter: Off
Advanced caching: On
Direct disk access: Off

Scan start:	12/10/2014 03:33:14
Value: HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-165181766-1597162493-719806621-1000\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\POLICIES\EXPLORER -> NOFOLDEROPTIONS 	detected: Setting.NoFolderOptions (A)
Value: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS NT\CURRENTVERSION\IMAGE FILE EXECUTION OPTIONS\IEXPLORE.EXE -> DEBUGGER 	detected: SecHijack (A)

Scanned	193454
Found	2

Scan end:	12/10/2014 05:32:37
Scan time:	1:59:23
Will I keep using MBAM? Yes it's my first choice for an additional on demand scanner.


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13 Oct 2014   #579
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AdvancedSetup View Post
Thanks for the post A Guy


I forgot to add, this version installed over the previous with no issue. I have had no issues with the previous version updating definitions or scanning. I only had issues updating the program. No problem this time, and it's working great

A Guy
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14 Oct 2014   #580
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Malwarebytes is getting worse and worse. Installed the newest version and it is disabling itself!

What the heck are they doing over there?

Others reporting it as well:

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/inde...-malware-help/
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