Introducing Malwarebytes for MacOS – How to Use Instructions

Introducing Malwarebytes for MacOS

Malwarebytes for MacMalwarebytes Corporation has released its first official anti-malware security suite for Mac. They named their new baby Malwarebytes for Mac, which is almost identical, judged by the name to their other security product Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac. However, there is a difference between Anti-Malware for Mac and Malwarebytes for Mac.

Malwarebytes for Mac is a real-time with advanced anti-malware technology security suite. Malwarebytes for Mac is a pro-active suite protecting your device(s) from all kind of threats.

Examples of threats Malwarebytes for Mac protect your devices from are Ransomware, Adware, Browser Toolbars, Browser Hijackers, Spyware, and Potentially Unwanted Programs.

Malwarebytes for Mac - How to Use

Malwarebytes for Mac

Malwarebytes for Mac is a free tool that scans for and removes threats that attack your system or your data, introduce unwanted behaviors, and degrade performance. Making your Mac, once again, your Mac.

Before installing Malwarebytes for Mac you need the following specifications, MacOS 10.10 or higher and a working internet connection for product and malware definition updates.
Hardware specifications; Core 2 Duo CPU or faster with 2 GB RAM, 40 MB free hard disk space and an 800x650 minimum screen resolution.

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Open the installation setup you just downloaded from the link above.
Double click "Malwarebytes-Mac-3.-.pkg".

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Click Continue on the message "This package will run a program to determine if the software can be installed".

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Click Continue on the Welcome screen of Malwarebytes for Mac.

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Agree to the software license agreement from Malwarebytes for Mac to continue.

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Click Install to start the Malwarebytes for Mac installation process.

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Provide root (administrator) user credentials to allow Malwarebytes install new software on the Mac.

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Open security preferences to load new system extensions. Malwarebytes needs these extensions to secure the Mac.

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Click Allow to continue Malwarebytes for Mac installation.

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Finish the Malwarebytes installation process to start Malwarebytes for Mac.

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Select Scan Now to start scanning your Mac for adware, potentially unwanted programs, and other dangerous malware.

Malwarebytes for Mac Features

  • Cleans infected Mac from Adware, Potentially Unwanted Programs and malware such as Ransomware, Spyware, Viruses.
  • Prevents Mac virus, spyware, and malware infections from drive-by infections or Pay Per Install download managers.
  • Proactively blocks adware and unwanted programs from infecting you Mac and Browser. No more toolbars, pop-up redirects and browser hijackers. Update to the latest Malwarebytes protection automatically. The latest updates are protecting your MacOS computer daily from the newest infections.
  • free and fully to use 30 days trial in the premium license. Malware removal is always free with Malwarebytes for Mac.

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