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Malwarebytes suddenly blocking URLs from reputable sites; not IDing them


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Twice in the past two days Malwarebytes has prevented me from accessing a reputable website via a link in an email. For example, today I could not access my American Express statement via a link in an email from AmEx. For years I routinely used these links with no problem. What is most frustrating is that I get only a screen that says "Malwarebytes blocked a suspected bad URL or an unwanted program." There's a link to click for more info, but it just takes me to a generic page -- https://www.malwarebytes.com/lp/ip-blocking/?ipblock=true -- and does not provide me with the URL or IP that was blocked, so I can't add it to Exclusions. When I go into the reports in Malwarebytes, the protection events are not listed chronologically -- really irritating -- and if it's an outbound connection that was blocked I can't see the URL to which I was trying to connect. . . . so I can't get the info for Exclusions there, either. What's going on?? I did enable beta versions of Malwarebytes; maybe something changed very recently? I've had premium Malwarebytes for quite a while and this has not happened before. Any suggestions about how to deal with this would be very much appreciated.

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1 hour ago, LizinPa said:

Any suggestions about how to deal with this would be very much appreciated.

You're using the beta, which has some known issues with Web Protection. I would recommend reinstalling the latest stable version by using mb-clean from https://downloads.malwarebytes.com/file/mb_clean 

 

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