Malwarebytes is a free anti-malware program that MIO recommends. To find out what the difference between malware and a virus is check out the FAQ section on the left.
This is the older version of Malwarebytes for the newest version go here
- Click the following link to download MalwareBytes
- Once it’s downloaded, run and install it. Make sure to uncheck “Enable Free Trial of MalwareBytes PRO” when prompted
- After its initial start and update, select full scan. (This may 20 minutes or more.)
- Allow the scan to complete, and if any malicious items were detected, go to “Show Scan Results”, Right Click and "Select All", then click “Delete Selected”.
- If you were asked by MIO to send your scan results, take a screenshot of the results page, or copy the log file that opens and email it to