Malwarebytes articles

Ransomware attacks on the rise, U.S. firms less likely to pay up

Ransomware is on the rise with nearly 50% of businesses across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Germany reportedly experiencing an attack last year alone, according to a study sponsored by Malwarebytes. The survey included 540 CIOs, CISOs and…

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is now available for Mac

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is one of the first programs that many (myself included) reach for when cleaning up an infected PC. The application was first released in 2008 and since then it’s been available exclusively for systems running Windows and only…

Interview with Malwarebytes' founder, Marcin Kleczynski

Malwarebytes started its life as a company in 2004 as a one-man operation, but it wasn’t until four years later that its star product was released, simply called 'Anti-Malware'. Since then the company has rapidly grown to establish itself as a serious player in the computer security industry.

We recently had the chance to chat with founder and CEO Marcin Kleczynski about the firm’s early days, the evolution of malware, his views on the industry, and more.