Malwarebytes Premium Security

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Our award-winning antivirus software crushes threats that others missed. It helps protect your devices against hackers, malware, spyware and ransomware for peace of mind.


Protect yourself in
real-time, all the time.

Say hello to smarter, safer protection for all your family’s devices (computers, phones or tablets). Specifically designed to catch malware, our threat intelligence & proven technology let you rest easy, knowing that we’re finding and crushing threats that traditional antivirus software missed. The best part, we do it all without hogging your system’s resources or spamming you with annoying notifications. Finally, cybersecurity smart enough for your digital life.

Benefits of Premium Security

Exact feature sets may vary by operating system.


Halt Hackers

Protect yourself from hackers, malicious sites, infected ads, credit card skimmers and credential stealers with our web and malware protection.


Boosted web experience

Blocks malicious threats, ads and 3rd party trackers on websites for a safer, faster and more private experience with Browser Guard. Available for Chrome, Firefox, Edge and Safari.


Expert guidance

Trusted Advisor is an all-in-one cyberprotection dashboard highlighting your security status in real time, so you’re better informed and empowered to act. Available for Windows & Mac


Stops modern threats

Protect your device against ransomware, phishing, malicious websites, credit card skimmers, scammers, zero-day exploits*, brute force attacks* and uninstall*. *Windows only


Ultimate control

Our intuitive user interface gives you control to customize your protection and meet your needs without needing a masters in computer science.


Light and lean

Our scans use fewer system resources than before so you can enjoy your devices performing at their best.

Malwarebytes for all your platforms


Premium Security
for Windows

Multiple layers of malware-crushing tech, including virus protection. Thorough malware, spyware, and virus removal. Specialized ransomware protection. 


Premium Security
for Mac

Proven Malwarebytes technology crushes the growing threat of Mac malware, including thorough malware, spyware, and virus removal. Finally, cybersecurity smart enough for the Mac.


Premium Security
for Chromebook

Proactive protection against malware, ransomware, and other dangerous threats on this popular device. Get your first 7 days of Premium features for free.


Premium Security
for Android

Proactive protection against malware, ransomware, and other dangerous threats on what is becoming everyone’s most popular device. Get your first 7 days of Premium Security features for free.googlepay-icon


Premium Security
for iOS

Block spam calls, ads, and scam websites with Malwarebytes. Download the app to get your first 7 days of Premium Security features for free.

Trusted by experts

PC Mag Readers Choice
AV Test Certified Advanced for Windows
yellow, black and white rectangle shaped badge from AV Lab that certified Malwarebytes Excellent protection for January 2024
AV Comparatives Advanced Protection in Performance Test
G2 Leader Winter 2023
Testing Ground Labs award five stars for Android
AV Test Certified Approved for Mobile Security
Premium Security


Cleans up an already infected computer
Protects your identity and privacy from hackers
Protects your documents, financial files from ransomware
Protects you from malicious and fake websites
Stops malware that degrades computer performance
Crushes malware attacks that corrupt your programs
Expand your protection to your phones and tablets
Suspends Malwarebytes notifications while you game*
Brute Force and Uninstall Protection*
Exclusive Browser Guard features*

Exact feature sets may vary by operating system.

*Windows Only

Don’t take our word for it

“Seamless and easy to use. I love that I can install (so easy) and pretty much forget about it because the software protects 24/7. It gives me instant information that I am protected even if I have been online for two or three hours or more!”

‒ Junko C.

“As the top Apple tutorialist on YouTube, Malwarebytes for Mac is one of very few pieces of software that I recommend to ALL Mac users.”

‒ David A. Cox, CEO @ Tech Talk America

“The same strong anti-malware engine for your desktop and laptop comes to the Android. Runs seamlessly in the background protecting you, and does a great job of keeping your system secure. Low resources and high, high-end benefits.”

‒ Mark E – Google Play

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Tech Specs

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Software requirements

Windows 7 or higher (32/64-bit)

Active internet connection is required for real-time protection and product updates.

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Hardware requirements

800MHz CPU or faster, with SSE2 technology2048 MB (64-bit OS), 1024 MB (32-bit OS)250 MB of free hard disk space1024x768 or higher screen resolution

Language Requirement

Languages supported

Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish

Techspecs Versions


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Transparat Pricing

60-day money back

Attack Isolation

Catches threats
that others don’t

Cusomer service

customer support

Bundle our best products and save

Secure your devices with our smart antivirus bundles. Enjoy up to 4x faster web browsing while
protecting your online privacy with our next-gen VPN.

Our Malwarebytes PLUS plan includes:

Malwarebytes Premium Security
Smarter than your average antivirus. Finds threats on 40% of devices that already have another antivirus installed, and crushes them.

Malwarebytes Browser Guard
A browser extension for a faster, safer, and more private browsing experience.

Malwarebytes Privacy VPN
A next-gen VPN to protect your online privacy with speeds faster than traditional VPNs.

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Frequently asked questions

What’s the difference between Free and Premium Security products?

Can I mix and match the devices activated with my Malwarebytes subscription?

What is Browser Guard?

I’m already a Premium Security subscriber, how can I protect more devices?

I am already a Malwarebytes Premium Security subscriber- how can I upgrade my current subscription to add Privacy VPN or Identity Protection? What would be the cost?

What are the symptoms of virus or malware infections?

Is Malwarebytes Premium Security an antivirus?