Malware and 

Cybersecurity Software

M for Malwarebytes

This software is for personally-owned computers only.
Do not install Malwarebytes on NYU-owned computers.

  1. To install Malwarebytes, first log into NYUHome
  2. Click GO in this NYUHome card, then follow these instructions
  3. Enter your NetID email address (e.g., and click Claim Malwarebytes License
  4. Select Malwarebytes Premium, then Add a device. Choose your current device or another device
    • If you select another device, enter your email address and select Send Invite.
  5. Follow the prompts to install Malwarebytes

If you have an NYU-owned computer, read Secure Your Computer for more information.

Why Install Malwarebytes?

Malwarebytes software provides real-time protection against malware and ransomware through the following ways:

  • Detecting and removing malware
  • Safeguarding files from being encrypted and held for ransom
  • Automatically scanning for the newest and most dangerous threats so your computer is protected without having to think about it

About Endpoint Protection (Malwarebytes)

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