1. Onboarding Process for MetaDefender Cloud API Users

Create a New OPSWAT Account

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Obtain Your API Key

If you have purchased a commercial license of MetaDefender Cloud, the flag "Paid user" will be set to "Yes," and you will see your expiration date and purchased usage limits.

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Test Your API Key with Our APIs

  • MetaDefender Cloud offers a rich set of publicly available APIs – see our documentation for the complete list

  • View the hash lookup API, and copy your API key from your account to the example curl commands listed on the right

  • If you encounter any problems during this process, you can contact OPSWAT via:

  • Every response from MetaDefender Cloud APIs contains Rate Limiting headers that tell you what your current usage is and when it will restart

# Single Hash Lookup
$ curl -vvvv https://api.metadefender.com/v4/hash/66DA1A91E1ED5D59BECFAD85F53C05F9 -H "apikey: $YOUR_API_KEY"