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Malware.Heuristic.WebThreat is Malwarebytes’ detection name for applications that contact malicious sites or domains.

Type of infection

When an application is found to make contact to a site or domain that is blacklisted by the Malwarebytes Web-protection module, the application will be flagged as Malware.Heuristic.WebThreat.


Malware.Heuristic.WebThreat is detected to protect the user against applications that want to download additional malware or from malware contacting C&C servers.