Software Update: AdwCleaner 8.0.3

Malwarebytes has released AdwCleaner version 8.0.3. This program aims to remove malware, such as toolbars added to web browsers and so-called hijackers, which modify the homepage and search engine, among other things. Support is available for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. After the scan has been performed, you can decide for yourself what needs to be removed. The following changes and improvements have been made in this release:

New Features

  • The logfiles now contains webextensions ID in addition to their name.


  • Improve the error handler to (hopefully) catch more isolated crashes as they occur.
  • Update definitions to 2020.03.02.1
  • Improved unit testing.

Version number 8.0.3
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website Malwarebytes
File size 7.82MB
License type Freeware