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I am curious if the ability for users to "Stop Protection" on the Anti-Exploit will be disabled? We don't want to let the users to be able to Stop Protection whenever. The whole point of protecting a cooperate user is to stop them from doing the irresponsible thing. So is there a way to disable it or is this a feature that is being worked on in the next build?

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Hi Scoutt,

 

there's a few answers to your question:

 

1- The user can only stop protection if they are an admin user. If they are running as a limited user account (LUA) they cannot stop it.

2- If you deploy MBAE from the Malwarebytes Management Console, even if the user stops MBAE, the Management Server will overrule it and turn it back on.

3- Yes we are working on adding more protection so that even admin users on the endpoint cannot stop it.

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Thanks Pedro,

 

It was also mentioned to me that I can hide the icon and run silently/limited. That may be good for 99% of our users. It would be good if yes, you stop even admin from turning it off, but also maybe add a password protection so super admin can unlock it to turn it off, but still have the MGMT turn it back on after a short while. just a suggestion.

 

And as for #2, that's my other thread, it doesn't work on Windows 10 :)

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Yes, you can hide MBAE from the endpoint user. You can find this option under Console -> Policy -> Anti-Exploit.

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As a Business customer (10,000 seats), we would like to see the ability for a policy option so the end user can be able to stop MBAE to figure out issues.

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