Blog Tag: Archive-Scanning

Blocking Malicious File Uploads, Part 2: OPSWAT Antivirus APIs

June 27, 2017 by George Prichici
If file uploads are essential for your business to run, there are several steps you need to take in order to ensure that no infected, malicious, or otherwise compromised files are uploaded into your system. See Part 1 of this series.See...

Weekly Recap: Threats Detected and Prevented by Metadefender, April 30-May 7

May 08, 2017
Using data sanitization (or content disarm and reconstruction, CDR), vulnerability assessment, and multi-scanning, MetaDefender detects and prevents both known and unknown threats. Each week, we recap the top threats blocked by OPSWAT's...

Metascan Video: How to Configure Archive Scanning

March 11, 2015
Our latest Metascan® support video provides easy-to-follow steps for customizing archive scanning settings from the Metascan Management Console. In case you haven't heard about both the challenges and benefits of archive scanning,...

How do I scan extractable and zipped files for viruses and other malware?

October 24, 2014 by Stacey Matthews-Winn
Archived or extractable files can sometimes present a challenge for reliable threat detection. Scanning a compressed or archived file might not show that infected or suspicious files are contained within it because the threats are hidden...