Blog Tag: Metascan Online

What Can We Learn from Anti-malware Naming Conventions?

November 06, 2015 by Yiyi Miao
Using naming conventions to track the detection of viruses can be difficult because vendors often report the same virus with completely different names, even...

Which is a Better Fit: Metascan or Metascan Online?

October 14, 2015
We recognize that antivirus multi-scanning needs differ for each organization. While Metascan® and Metascan® Online have several similar features including...

Three Tips for Efficient REST API Usage

September 12, 2015 by George Prichici
REST is a stateless, cacheable client-server communication protocol and stands for Representational State Transfer (ReST). It is an architecture style for...

3 Malware Protection Warnings that Surfaced from the Metascan Online Top Threats Report

August 21, 2015
Since we launched our top threats statistics page on Metascan® Online, we've been monitoring the threats that appear there and analyzing the types of malware...

Wrapping Up Another Successful Year at Black Hat

August 11, 2015
We just finished another successful year at Black Hat USA in Vegas. Thankfully our team escaped the Vegas heat within the air-conditioned walls of Mandalay...

Threat Analysis Series: Top Malware Review (Part II)

August 07, 2015 by Yiyi Miao
Back in April, we released a list of common threats that were detected by Metascan® Online and later updated that page by adding statistics on how our Metascan...

AV Engines Inconsistent in Detecting Malware on Top Downloads

July 21, 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....

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