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As threats dramatically increase, critical infrastructure cybersecurity training must evolve

December 04, 2019 by Benny Czarny
The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) recently posted a document confirming a cyber event that occurred on a western U.S. electrical grid in spring 2019, marking the first cyberattack on an American grid and, more...

Some Thoughts On New Research Concerning Content Disarm & Reconstruction (CDR)

February 25, 2019
Industry colleagues forwarded me a link to a recently published research report on Content Disarm and Reconstruction (CDR) I did not purchase or download the report, but I did briefly scan the...

A Message About the Kaspersky Ban and How It Affects OPSWAT Metadefender

September 21, 2017 by Benny Czarny
OPSWAT's reputation was built on our excellent relationships with the anti-malware community. We've integrated and certified security products, especially anti-malware applications, for the past 15 years. Our leading product,...

OPSWAT Headquarters Featured in Toyota Ad

January 26, 2017 by Benny Czarny
Some fun news! Toyota recently featured OPSWAT's San Francisco headquarters in their U.S. photo ad campaign for the 2017 Toyota Corolla:Source: Official Toyota Website In the above photo, part of Toyota's 2017 Corolla photo gallery,...

We Exceeded Our 'Team for Kids' Fundraising Goal

November 28, 2016 by Benny Czarny
Thank you for supporting me and my fellow executives Tom Mullen and Patrick Tan in fundraising for Team for Kids — a charitable organization led by New York Road Runners that provides running programs to kids across the country...

Update On Multi-scanning Engine Licensing Options

November 15, 2016 by Benny Czarny
Our relationships with our MetaDefender Core and MetaDefender Cloud engine providers are extremely important to us. In order to maintain a strong relationship, we wanted to emphasize that our multi-scanning technology has different...

Detecting Malware Outbreaks Faster Using Multiple Anti-malware Engines

September 23, 2016 by Benny Czarny
At OPSWAT, we often encounter questions such as, "What is the value of multi-scanning?" and "Which MetaDefender Core package is right for me?" Although we analyze large quantities of malware samples and deploy thousands of instances of...

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