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VirusTotal – Free online virus, malware and URL scanner

Posted In Security - By Techtiplib on Monday, September 10th, 2012 With No Comments »

The special of VirusTotal that it is integrated to 31 virus scanners, malware of today’s most prestigious manufacturers, including Panda, Kaspersky, McAfee, Symantec, BitDefender, NOD32.

VirusTotal, a subsidiary of Google, is a free online service that analyzes files and URLs enabling the identification of viruses, worms, trojans and other kinds of malicious content detected by antivirus engines and website scanners. At the same time, it may be used as a means to detect false positives, i.e. innocuous resources detected as malicious by one or more scanners.

VirusTotal’s mission is to help in improving the antivirus and security industry and make the internet a safer place through the development of free tools and services.

Features:

– Free unbiased service

– Runs multiple antivirus engines and website scanners

– Runs multiple file and URL characterization tools

– Real time updates of virus signatures and blacklists

– Detailed results from each scanner

– Real time global service operation statistics

– Automation API

– Online malware research community

– Desktop applications for interacting with the service

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