User Guide

About This Guide

Welcome to the MetaDefender for Secure Storage guide. This guideline is intended to provide the information you need to:

  • Install, setup and configure the Product

  • Integrate with and add storage units from your data storage provider

  • Start analyzing your Storage data

  • Get actionable intelligence via a real-time comprehensive dashboard or emailed automated reports

  • Integrate processing into your business workflow via REST API.

  • Learn about new features, updated features, and bug fixes

  • Learn about frequently asked questions and additional concepts through our library of knowledge base article

Storage integrations

Storage Category

Storage Vendor

Object Storage

Amazon S3

Cloudian HyperStore Object Storage

S3 Compatible Storage

Azure Blob Storage

Cloud Storage


Microsoft OneDrive

Network-Attached Storage

Dell EMC Isilon (SMB)

Azure Files (SMB)

SMB Compatible Storage

MetaDefender for Secure Storage offers enterprises the ability to protect their stored data from malicious malware attacks, data breaches and Zero-Day threats by using OPSWAT’s industry-leading Deep CDR, Multiscanning and vulnerability detection technologies. It helps organizations avoid compliance violations such as sensitive data loss using Proactive DLP to detect, redact, or block sensitive data.

The ability to view all their data stored in multiple cloud-based storage and collaboration solutions like OneDrive, Box, Amazon S3, and Cloudian etc. gives IT professionals insight into the health of their entire storage at any given time.

Automated and actionable reports identify threats and risks associated with users and services for quick remediation actions.

With the native integration between MetaDefender for Secure Storage and MetaDefender Core, immediate detection, remediation, and prevention of malicious content is ensured.

MetaDefender for Secure Storage offers the following capabilities:

  • Integration with:

    • cloud collaboration platforms such as Box and OneDrive

    • cloud object storage providers like Amazon S3, Cloudian or Azure Blob

    • network-attached storage (NAS) units such as Dell Isilon or Azure Files

  • Unified Dashboard

  • Superior Reporting

  • Report History

  • Easy Setup and Integrations

  • User Management

  • Automation and Customization of workflows

  • Monitoring and logging user actions

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