Would you buy Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Premium, and why?

  • Yes

    Votes: 8 23.5%
  • No

    Votes: 26 76.5%
  • Total voters


Staff member
How many would be duped into buying their Premium version? Do you still use the most commonly exploited software? Do you use out-dated versions?

Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera

Media players
Windows Media Player, QuickTime, VLC Player

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Browser components
Java, Adobe Reader, Flash, Shockwave
Any other browser add-on that runs in the browser process space

PDF readers
Adobe Acrobat Reader & Pro, Foxit Reader

Comparison between Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Free vs Premium (£20 per year).


Find out more: http://www.malwarebytes.org/antiexploit/

Koroke San

Level 28
Hitmanpro. alert 3 has more features then it. They will release a free version & paid version & best thing is if u have hitman pro license then u can use it on hitmanpro. alert 3. They said the beta will release end of this month.


Level 1
Just some hype, that's all.
Why not just integrate MBAE into MBAM as one of its components?
Guess they just need your money. For this purpose, they would just split every different type of protection into a single product and charge you separately. It's a shame.


Retired Staff
Anti-Exploit products are nothing but jokes, they only can protect your system if you are too foolish to keep your software updated.
They can not protect your system from unknown vulnerabilities in updated software, therefore they are useless.

Most exploited software has auto updates functions and very easy to install latest versions.

Thanks. :D


in memoriam
360 Internet Security does the job so ... useless for me. There are FREE products that protect you :)


New Member
I will give my answer in the form of some simple shellcode:

Which translates to the following assembly:

xor eax, eax    ; Resets eax to 0. Faster compared to mov eax, 0
inc eax 1         ; Set eax to 1
mov ebx, eax   ; Set ebx to 1 too
int 0x80           ; Make the system call with eax & ebx arguments set
Which translates to the following function call:

And "exit" is exactly what I would be doing, followed by "uninstalling" having relied naively on this program to protect me from exploits, consequently let my guard down thinking I am now invincible, only to be "surprised" when I get infected from opening a PDF exploit which for some reason hasn't been detected.

Sorry Malwarebytes, but since you launched Malwarebytes 2, I'm not a fan anymore :(