MetaDefender Drive v3.9.1 Release

Product Overview

MetaDefender Drive is a perfect solution to address transient device issues with air-gap networks. Comes with a hardening USB stick, MetaDefender Drive boots, scans and inspects devices for advanced malware, vulnerabilities and noncompliance issues that other solution may have missed.

Many Organizations have used MetaDefender Drive to securely control the process of devices entering and leaving their critical networks.

Deep forensic analysis is conducted on every possible file, and detailed threat reports pinpoint which files need to be removed and remediated.

The result? Only trusted devices enter your environment.

New in this release

Drive Light Mode: when booting from systems that have only or less than 4GB of memory, MetaDefender Drive can be running in two different modes: light mode or normal mode.

  • Light Mode: booted with one AV engine, BitDefender is suggested but user is able to choose another AV engine at their wish. All of the previous settings and integration are preserved and unchangeable.
  • Normal Mode: Drive will continue booting into normal working mode.

MetaDefender Vault Integration: MetaDefender Vault is one of the best ways to store and transfer valuable data crossing a critical infrastructure with safety. The integration between MetaDefender Drive and MetaDefender Vault is to bring benefits to your organization.

Preserve user settings during upgrade: Settings are saved when installing new version of Drive.

Custom report naming: Reports now can be given with human memorable names.


      • Better User Experience: More intuitive navigation bar and boot process. More information on device tab. Now, allow restoring default settings. Improved Error messages and updated Eventlog. Better Japanese translation.
      • Improved Power/Heat Management: Scan engines and utilities are optimized to reduce resource consumption
      • Notice for Intel RST: On a laptop that has this technology integrated and enabled, some BIOS modification is required in order to help boot media to work. Drive will detect such cases and show an on-screen guidance.
      • Internal bugs fixed: Some bugs were fixed for files transferring and mounting destination disks.

      Release Details

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