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CRN Security 100 2017

Malwarebytes Recognized on CRN’s 2017 Security 100 List

Malwarebytes announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Malwarebytes to its annual Security 100 list. This project recognizes the coolest security vendors in each of five categories: Endpoint Security; Identity Management and Data Protection; Network Security; SIEM and Security Analytics; and Web, Email and Application Security.

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Malwarebytes CEO Marcin Kleczynski Named CEO of the Year by 2017 Global Excellence Awards

Malwarebytes™ announced today that Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of Malwarebytes, was awarded the title of “CEO of the Year” at the Info Security Products Guide’s 13th annual Global Excellence Awards.

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Malwarebytes Acquires Saferbytes

Malwarebytes™ today announced the acquisition of Saferbytes, a security start-up with a proven track record of building advanced technologies with anti-malware, anti-exploit, anti-rootkit, cloud AV, and sandbox capabilities.

Malwarebytes Releases Global State of Malware Report, Finds 2016 as Year Threat Reality Catches Up to Threat Hype

Malwarebytes™ today released a security research report on the top malware threats for 2016. The findings, presented in the Malwarebytes State of Malware Report, illustrate a significant shift in cybercriminal attack and malware methodology from previous years.

Malwarebytes 3.0 Makes Antivirus Obsolete, Protects Users from Known and Unknown Cyber Threats

Malwarebytes™ today announced the release of Malwarebytes 3.0, a next generation antivirus replacement.

Malwarebytes Research Reveals Top U.S. Cities Victimized by Ransomware

Malwarebytes™ today released security research findings on the prevalence and distribution of ransomware attacks in the United States.

Malwarebytes Ranked 146 on Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500 List

Malwarebytes™ today announced it ranked 146 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.

Malwarebytes Wins Big at the 2016 Computing Security Awards

Malwarebytes™ is delighted to announce that it won the coveted Security Company of the Year award at the Computing Security Awards, as well as the Anti-Malware Solution of the Year for its Endpoint Security.

Malwarebytes Acquires AdwCleaner

Malwarebytes™ today announced the acquisition of AdwCleaner, one of the world’s most frequently downloaded tools for removing potentially unwanted programs (PUPs), adware, toolbars and other unwanted software.

Proofpoint CEO Gary Steele Joins Malwarebytes Board of Directors

Malwarebytes™ today announced the appointment of Gary Steele, CEO at Proofpoint, to the Malwarebytes Board of Directors.