Blog Tag: Multi-Scanning

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...

TSMC Virus Attack and the Need for a Secure Data Workflow for Manufacturing Networks

August 07, 2018 by Yiyi Miao
Details of the TSMC Virus Attack On Friday, 3 August 2018, the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) was reportedly hit with a variant of the 2017 WannaCry ransomware, and from current reports the...

Fake Android Apps Containing Coinhive Miner Identified by Metadefender Cloud

January 10, 2018
Waqas Amir of HackRead reported on fake Android applications that infect devices with Monero-mining Coinhive earlier this week. Coinhive is a cryptocurrency miner that uses devices' CPU power to mine Monero digital coins. Coinhive was...

How to Integrate Multiple Antivirus APIs

December 20, 2017 by Yiyi Miao
Protecting files, systems, and data against malware attacks requires ever more sophisticated anti-malware solutions as attacks increase in volume and complexity. Especially for enterprises, the financial incentive for attackers is not...

10 Things to Include in Your Employee Cyber Security Policy

November 27, 2017
Author: Randy Abrams, Sr. Security Analyst, OPSWAT. When addressing cyber security threats, insider threats have come to the forefront. Insider threats are one of the leading causes of breaches. However, insider threat does not mean the...

How to Defend Against Malware Outbreaks with Secure File Transfer

October 05, 2017
Threats may be present in any file. This is a given, and cyber security defense strategies must take this into account. This is why secure file transfer solutions are essential. MetaDefender Secure File Transfer (SFT) is unique in that it...

Top 5 Ways to Keep Email Inboxes Secure

September 25, 2017 by Yiyi Miao
Over 7% of phishing emails successfully trick users into opening malicious links or attachments, per Verizon — and Proofpoint research shows that 25.5% of clicks on malicious URLs occur within 10 minutes! According to Gartner,...