Blog Tag: Malware

OPSWAT Access Control Certification Program- 2019 in a Nutshell

January 27, 2020 by Hamid Karimi
2019 was a pivotal year for OSWAT Access Control Certification Program. At the beginning of October, we announced major enhancements to the program which included simplifying test categories and badge issuance. The awarded badge...

Windows Anti-Malware Market Share Report, December 2019

January 09, 2020 by Petru Isfan
OPSWAT’s streamlined Market Share Report provides monthly updates on the market share of leading anti-malware vendors and products. This report focuses on the market share of anti-malware products versus traditional antivirus engines, as...

Multiscanning – Making Sense of the Numbers

December 09, 2019 by
Author: Randy Abrams, Sr. Security Analyst, OPSWAT. Reports by antimalware companies claim that they are seeing hundreds of thousands of brand-new unique malware samples every day. For example, Symantec reported seeing 7.8 million unique...

Data Sanitization against Steganography, Evasion

November 06, 2018 by Taeil Goh
We have warned about the risk of steganography in the previous blog. Steganography is the method of concealing messages, images, videos or malware within a file or a message. We have now observed steganography in actual attacks*. Just...

How to Protect Against Software Supply Chain Attacks

October 04, 2018 by Taeil Goh
What protections do you have in place to ensure that your software builds are virus-free before releasing to the public? With software supply chain attacks on the rise, it is more important than ever to ensure that your software build is...