Latest Malwarebytes Update: Exploit Protection Off

  1. ericnixmd's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro for Workstations
       #1

    Latest Malwarebytes Update: Exploit Protection Off


    Has anyone had issues with not being able to turn on exploit protection with Malwarebytes 3.4.5?

    I reinstalled it, which resolved the problem. However, I think clicked the install application updates button which upgraded it back to 3.4.5. Once again exploit protection is turned off and I cannot enable it.

    Curious if anyone else is having problems with it or should I completely uninstall and reinstall it?
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  2. Plankton's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro
       #2

    Yes....people have been having issues with this since 3.0. The most common fix is to uninstall, download fresh copy, reinstall.
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  3. ericnixmd's Avatar
    Posts : 305
    Windows 10 Pro for Workstations
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       #3

    This seems to be related to core memory isolation.

    I uninstalled and reinstalled again with the latest version. Exploit protection could not be enabled. The slider switch didn't work.

    I turned off core memory isolation, rebooted, and found that the exploit protection was enabled again.
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  4. Cliff S's Avatar
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    Win10 Pro, Win10 Pro N, Win10 Home, Windows 8.1 Pro, Ubuntu
       #4

    The MBAE beta standalone functions perfectly on all my systems, with core isolation turned on
    Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit 1.12 Build 68 released - Anti-Exploit Beta - Malwarebytes Forums

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  5. swarfega's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       #5

    Support recommended the use of their clean up utility if you need to uninstall.
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