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Should I remove Malwarebytes' Managed Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,740
United States Rank #12,846
Reach 0.0085%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.74 days
228.23 days >
Average installed length: 119.92 days


VersionDistribution 8.93% 4.17% 1.19% 19.64% 0.60%
1.4.2268 0.60% 10.12% 7.74%
1.3.1969 0.60%
1.3.1962 14.88%
1.3.1936 11.90%
1.2.1670 0.60%
1.2.1665 10.71%
1.2.1578 1.79%
1.2.1517 3.57%
1.1.893 2.98%

Malwarebytes' Managed Client

What is Malwarebytes' Managed Client?  (from Malwarebytes)

Malwarebytes Enterprise Edition delivers fast, lean malware protection engineered to complement your current endpoint security. Our robust heuristic scanning engine detects and eliminates zero-hour malware other security products miss. To simplify security management, the central administration feature unifies manageme...  Read more


Malwarebytes' Managed Client is a program developed by Malwarebytes. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 12.18 MB (12,768,972 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 87% of users of Malwarebytes' Managed Client come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.malwarebytes.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Managed Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{189AF50C-A063-4F53-A66F-2535DA1A7560}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Malwarebytes' Managed Client

  • SC.Client.Setup.CustomAtion.dll - SC.Client.Setup.CustomAtion
  • Coreinst.exe - Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MEE))
  • mbae-setup.exe - Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit (Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Setup)
  • MBAMHelper.exe - Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Corporate)
  • CollectClientLog.exe - CollectLog
  • SC.WseBase.dll - SC.WseBase
  • SC.Common.dll - SC.Common
  • SCComm.exe - SCComm

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SCComm.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Managed Client\SCComm.exC:*:enableC:MalwareBytes Update Engine'.

How do I remove Malwarebytes' Managed Client?

You can uninstall Malwarebytes' Managed Client from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Malwarebytes' Managed Client, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Malwarebytes' Managed Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.17%
Windows 10 19.05%
Windows Vista 1.19%
Windows XP 0.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 55.09%
Windows 7 Enterprise 19.76%
Windows 10 Pro 7.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 2.40%
Windows 10 Enterprise 1.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.31%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  Canada 2.24%
  Australia 1.12%
  Sweden 0.37%
  China 0.37%
  Netherlands 0.37%
  Slovenia 0.37%
  Switzerland 0.37%
  Germany 0.37%
  Spain 0.37%
  Croatia 0.37%
  Malaysia 0.37%
  Brazil 0.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 61.67%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Lenovo 10.83%
ASUS 4.17%
Toshiba 1.67%
Sony 0.83%
Common models
Dell Latitude E5550 3.52%
Dell Latitude E7450 3.52%
Dell OptiPlex 990 3.52%
Dell Latitude E6540 2.82%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 2.82%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 2.82%

About Malwarebytes

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware is a PC security program that finds and removes malware created by Malwarebytes.
Publisher URL: www.malwarebytes.org


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