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Cybersecurity
Malwarebytes expands Nebula platform with DNS module
June 2022
Malwarebytes has expanded its Nebula platform with a new DNS Filtering module designed to provide a quick, flexible, and comprehensive Zero Trust offering for Nebula users.
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Malware
Massive resurgence in cyberthreats following COVID-19 - report
March 2022
There has been a massive resurgence in cyberthreats across multiple categories following pandemic-induced declines in 2020.
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Cybersecurity
Women and BAME individuals bear the brunt of cyber attacks - Malwarebytes research
September 2021
Malwarebytes and non-profit partners have released a report revealing certain demographic groups are disproportionally impacted by cybercrime.
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Cybersecurity
Interpol announces it will join the Coalition Against Stalkerware
April 2021
The international criminal police organisation Interpol has announced that it will join forces with the Coalition Against Stalkerware, which cybersecurity company Malwarebytes is a part of.
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Cybersecurity
Malwarebytes expands security protection suite for remote workers
December 2020
Malwarebytes has announced the expansion of its protection suite and industry partnerships to incorporate more features to help protect remote workers.
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Malwarebytes expands protection suite, with focus on protecting remote workers
December 2020
As part of the expansion, Malwarebytes has introduced new features to its platform to boost productivity for remote workers, including enhancements for its Brute Force Protection solution and its scan and detection engine. 
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Partnerships
Malwarebytes integrates with CrowdStrike for end-to-end enterprise security
November 2020
Malwarebytes has announced it will offer its remediation solution to CrowdStrike customers to elevate and simplify enterprise remediation efforts.  
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Apple
Shlayer malware proves Apple devices aren't as secure as you think
September 2020
"Apple never talks about malware publicly, and loves to give the impression that its systems are secure. Unfortunately, the opposite has been proven to be the case with great regularity."
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Cybersecurity
New data reveals correlation between cyber attacks and work from home initiatives
August 2020
“Our fundamental shift to working remotely has dramatically underscored the need for comprehensive security, as well as IT guidance and training to avoid breaches."
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Malware
11 new orgs join fight against insidious Stalkerware
June 2020
Founded last year, the Coalition Against Stalkerware brings together cybersecurity vendors, domestic violence organisations, and digital rights advocates.
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VPN
Malwarebytes launches VPN service that won't track users
April 2020
Malwarebytes says that while the solution is only available for Windows, it will be coming soon to Mac, Android, Chrome, and iOS.
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Malware
New VP of engineering for Malwarebytes
March 2020
Hyder is tasked with driving product development, innovation strategy, technical vision, and cloud operations.
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Cloud
Malwarebytes launches cloud platform designed for SMBs
March 2020
Malwarebytes launches Malwarebytes Nebula, a new cloud platform with specific enterprise features but designed for small to medium businesses.
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Partner Programmes
Malwarebytes enhances enterprise, channel cloud offerings
February 2020
The company has launched an enhanced cloud platform and made its MSP partner programme generally available.
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Dropbox
Malwarebytes adds former Dropbox CMO to its board
February 2020
Malwarebytes has snapped up former Dropbox CMO Carolyn Feinstein as its newest member of the Malwarebytes board of directors.
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Cybersecurity
Malwarebytes stalwart promoted to chief product officer
December 2019
"Akshay has been an incredible partner with product development, enabling our long-term product vision. His leadership has been instrumental to our continued growth and success."
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Cybersecurity
Education prime target for cyber attacks, report finds
October 2019
"Students use an increasing number of devices - on campus, at home and on the go - connecting endpoints to both secure and unknown networks."
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Apple
How the iPhone malware discovery affects Apple users – Malwarebytes
September 2019
The malware implant has been patched, but iPhone users should ensure they’re running on the latest version of iOS (12.1.4) to leverage the security patches.
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Ransomware
Business ransomware detections spiking - Malwarebytes
August 2019
Ransomware attackers are targeting large, ill-prepared public and private organisations with easy-to-exploit vulnerabilities.
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Channel Manager
Malwarebytes appoints A/NZ MSP channel manager
June 2019
Dani Ferguson will be a dedicated point of contact for Malwarebytes’ MSPs, driving efficiencies for partners.
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AI
Report: The murky world of malicious AI
June 2019
"Imagine getting a video call from your boss telling you she needs you to wire cash to an account for a business trip that the company will later reimburse. DeepFakes could be used in incredibly convincing spear phishing attacks."
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Elections
Voter vulnerabilities: Cybersecurity risks impact national elections
May 2019
The outcome of elections have an enormous impact on the political and cultural landscape of any democratic society. 
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Cloud
Ransomware attacks on the rise again - Malwarebytes
May 2019
The report found that ransomware is seeing a 325% increase from previous year, and is the fourth-most detected threat against businesses in APAC.
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Malware
Malwarebytes reveals APAC countries most targeted by malware
January 2019
The report identifies increases in backdoors, cryptocurrency miners, and the use of exploits against their endpoints.