Blog Tag: Detecting-Threats

OPSWAT Partners with AV-TEST and AV-Comparatives for Enhanced Certification Program

August 30, 2016
San Francisco, CA, August 30th, 2016 — OPSWAT today announced its partnership with AV-TEST and AV-Comparatives as part of its enhanced Certified Security Applications Program. Originally launched in 2007, the program currently...

AV Engines Inconsistent in Detecting Malware on Top Downloads

July 20, 2015 by Dan Lanir
Certain sites have a reputation for being safe from malware. CNET's Download.com is such a site; most people assume files hosted on that site are malware free. We decided to do a quick test of that assumption using the top 20 downloads for...

Using Data Sanitization to Eliminate Malware Embedded in Documents

November 05, 2014 by Stacey Matthews-Winn
We have previously explored how Metascan can be used to eliminate threats embedded in image files. Another potential threat vector involving embedded malware is document file types that allow for embedded objects within their content...