Malwarebytes is the free version of Malwarebytes real-time antivirus software that can help you stop browser hijackers and other harmful content when you browse Website the Internet. It also blocks annoying ads and blocks in-browser cryptojackers (unwanted cryptocurrency miners), and gives other malicious content the boot.
The extension is easy to use. There aren’t any complicated options, and there are very few notifications that disrupt browsing. It is the first and only browser extension to detect and blocks scams involving tech support among the most common online threats. It also speeds up the display of websites and blocks trackers that can are able to track users and then bombard them with unwanted advertisements and assists you in avoiding malware downloads by blocking sites that are known to contain it.
However, it does not include the extra features found in other competitors, including firewalls, system tuneup tools or a password manager or parental controls. In addition, it doesn’t offer plans with a multi-year contract like Bitdefender or Kaspersky which could save you money over the long term.