Google Down? Malwarebytes users are experiencing Chrome outages; Is there a way to fix?

Is Google down? This is the latest question asked by Malwarebytes users after they encountered various issues on the Chrome browser, as well as other Google-owned websites and services.

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The problems began on September 21. However, experts explained that Google services do not suffer from any outages as only Malwarebytes users are experiencing problems.

On the other hand, Malwarebytes also confirmed that the issues were on their end.

“We are aware of a temporary issue with the web filtering component of our product that may block some domains, including the US Internet Security Company via Official Twitter post.

Google Down? Malwarebytes users experience Chrome outage

according to digital trendsMalwarebytes Inc. said. There was only one solution to this problem. This is specifically to deactivate the Malwarebytes app on users’ ends.

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Before rolling out the fix, the online cybersecurity service provider instructed users on how to temporarily disable their web protection.

Here are the steps provided by Malwarebytes:

  1. First, open the Malwarebytes app.
  2. Next, find the real-time protection card, which is located in the lower right.
  3. Then turn off the web protection feature.

Is there really a fix for Malwarebytes issues?

Thanks to the efforts of Malwarebytes, the problem with the web filtering component – which blocks some domains – has been fixed.

The internet security company announced the update 17 hours after the issue appeared.

Malwarebytes Inc. announced. It has already rolled out an update, which should be automatically available on users’ terminals.

But, the tech company said consumers still need to make sure the Malwarebytes client is updated to the latest version.

If you still have problems on Google Chrome and other Google-owned services and sites, just follow them steps:

  1. Open Malwarebytes for Windows.
  2. Click the Settings button on the right. Then select the About tab to view version information.
  3. Click Check for updates to check for the latest Malwarebytes updates.
  4. Malwarebytes for Windows will check for any security database updates. This process may take a few moments.

on the other side, Google Photos Memories I received a new update that helps users to remember their memories.

while, Google sent by mistake $250,000 to engineer Bore Monkey.

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