Every organization has unique needs for scanning performance, customization and management. Metascan’s many features enable powerful multi-scanning for any environment.
Metascan packages include licensed built-in engines, saving you the hassle of sourcing and managing licenses from multiple vendors; you only need to manage your Metascan license. Choose a package with 4, 8, 12, or 16 engines, and add additional engines if desired. To learn more about the engines available with Metascan, please view the Metascan package options.
All Metascan packages and implementations include the following features:
Additional features include:
|Sample Projects||Visual C/C++, Visual Basic, .NET, C#, ASP.NET, PHP, JAVA|
Simple COM interface (TLB files available)
Command line interface
RESTful Web interface
|Supported Operating Systems*||
Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012
* Supports both 32 bit and 64 bit OS
|Supported File Types||ANI, ARJ, CAD, AVI, BMP, DataZfile, Doc, EPS, EXE, Font_Type1, Gif, GZip, ICO, IS_Uninst, CAB, Jar, JavaClass, JPEG, LHA, MDB, Mp3, MPEG, Hlp, WMF,MIME, MsLibrary, LNK, DB, OBJ, XML, PCX, PDF, PIF, PKLite, PNG, QTMovie, SFXexe, RAR, RIF, TAR, Txt, Tiff, TNEF, TTF, Unicode, UnixComprs, Visio, WMV, WAV, XLS, Xara, Zip, Zoo, ISO, NSIS, MSI, Office 2007 and 2010 documents, and many other file types|
|Supported Archive Types||zip, rar, tar, jar, lha, gzip, bzip, arj, iso, sfx, and many others|
The Metascan management station (alpha release) provides an easy way to track and manage multiple instances of Metascan, Metadefender or Metascan Client within your network. With a simple, clear interface, the management station is a centralized console for:
Additional features are coming soon! If you have questions regarding the Metascan management station and the planned features, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current multi-scanning customers can access the Metascan management station software through their account on the OPSWAT Portal.
When implementing your multi-scanning solution, utilize Metascan’s customizable post-actions to designate specific handling for files after they are scanned.
Read more about implementing post actions in our knowledge base.
Metascan offers powerful scanning using multiple commercial antivirus engines, but one of its unique strengths is the ability to integrate your own custom engines. Using this feature of Metascan, you can greatly extend the capabilities of your multi-scanning solution to perform additional scanning alongside your antivirus engines.
Sample code for integrating custom engines is available in our knowledge base.
All Metascan packages provide the ability to implement an in-house file scanning solution, like our Metascan Online demo, given certain technical requirements. Use the web interface feature to create a complete, static file scanning solution suitable for malware analysis in off-line or locked-down environments.
File analysis via a web interface allows anyone with a web browser in your network to quickly determine the status of a file (clean or infected) as well as the particular threat identified (class of malware, name, engines that detected the threat).
The web interface provides:
For a free online demo of multiple engine malware scanning of files, please visit metascan-online.com.
For a full demonstration and licensing information, please contact email@example.com.