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Malwarebytes Browser Guard

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The fastest and safest web browsing experience.

Malwarebytes Browser Guard blocks malicious websites, credit card skimmers and trackers while filtering out annoying ads and other unwanted content. In fact, you can browse up to four times faster. It is the world’s first browser extension that can identify and block new fake tech support scams. And Malwarebytes Browser Guard crushes pop-ups, browser hijackers, and browser lockers with ease. We take on the bad guys, so you don’t have to. Download Malwarebytes Browser Guard for an awesome online experience now. What it does for you: Blocks ads & loads pages faster Speeds up how fast web pages display by blocking ads and other unwanted content, providing a cleaner experience and increased bandwidth. Puts the hurt on tech support scammers Identifies and stops browser lockers, browser hijackers, and other scare tactics tech support scammers use to con you out of money. Protects your privacy Blocks trackers that follow you around the Internet and target you with the same ads over and over again. Stops malware in your browser Blocks web pages that contain malware, stops in-browser cryptojackers (unwanted cryptocurrency miners), and gives other malicious content the boot. Features • Advertising/tracker protection: Blocks third-party ads and trackers that monitor your online activity. The number of blocked ads & blocked trackers for a website will show beside the Malwarebytes logo in your browser. • Scam protection: Blocks online scams, including technical support scams, browser lockers, and phishing. • Browser-level malware protection: Blocks malicious programs or code that can damage your system. • Protection against XSS Malicious Remote Script Injection.

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Dane WilsonJul 16, 2024

Amazing extension one of the best i have ever used

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Kman kirby (Mr Kman3281)Jul 15, 2024

If your getting blocked from every website, unadd extension and re-add. You're welcome.

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HJul 15, 2024

I don't know why it's happened but in the last month my Chrome browser went from having no issues to it crashing and locking out 90% of the sites I use every day because of the Malwarebytes browser plugin. Sites include Youtube, my uni's website, safe and renowned academic databases, and accessibility plugins. You name it and most of it's now affected. From reviews I've seen, I'm not alone. I'm reconsidering my subscription given it seems to break so much these days. Why pay for something you... Show more

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Cameron EckelberryDeveloperJul 15, 2024

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  • Version
  • Updated
    June 12, 2024
  • Size
  • Languages
    10 languages
  • Developer
    Malwarebytes Inc.
    3979 Freedom Cir 12th Floor Santa Clara, CA 95054-1241 US
  • Trader
    This developer has identified itself as a trader per the definition from the European Union.


Malwarebytes Browser Guard has disclosed the following information regarding the collection and usage of your data. More detailed information can be found in the developer's privacy policy.

Malwarebytes Browser Guard handles the following:

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This developer declares that your data is

  • Not being sold to third parties, outside of the approved use cases
  • Not being used or transferred for purposes that are unrelated to the item's core functionality
  • Not being used or transferred to determine creditworthiness or for lending purposes


For help with questions, suggestions, or problems, visit the developer's support site

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