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#1 cnm

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Posted 26 July 2012 - 12:23 AM

http://blog.virustot...nformation.html

Now if you submit an executable file (.exe, .com. .scr, etc), VirusTotal will not only scan it for malware using many antivirus programs but will also run it in a sandbox and tell you what changes it makes.

There is also a list of links to other sandboxes where the behavior of an executable can be analyzed.
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Posted 27 July 2012 - 01:07 AM

Sounds like a pretty handy addition, particularly if you want a suspicious file checked out. :thumbup:

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Posted 28 July 2012 - 06:06 AM

That's really cool :thumbup:

It will defiantly save time when checking out a suspicious file.

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Posted 08 September 2012 - 04:43 AM

So we’re delighted that Google, a long-time partner, has acquired VirusTotal.


Now that's surprising :whistle:.

Reference http://blog.virustot...virustotal.html




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