Hsinchu, Taiwan – February 2014 – Lionic Corporation today announced that its research laboratory, AegisLab, collaborate with VirusTotal (http://www.virustotal.com/), Google subsidiary company, a well-known website that provides checking of viruses or malicious URL online. It uses up to 52 different antivirus scan engines to check for viruses that the user’s own antivirus solution may have missed, or to verify against any false positives.
This collaboration let AegisLab Antivirus engine and URL scanner integrated into VirusTotal scanning services. Furthermore, VirusTotal provides malwares to lots of scanning engines providers for research purpose. This enhances AegisLab in fighting cybercrimes and provides feedback to VirusTotal in the near future.
About Lionic Corporation
Lionic Corporation is a worldwide supplier of innovative network security solutions. Lionic provides technologies and subscription services to service providers, networking equipment manufacturers, and semiconductor companies and offers a complete end-to-end security solution that enables the next generation of advanced firewalls, UTMs, residential gateways and mobile devices. Lionic’s technologies includes Layer-7 Deep Pack Inspection (DPI), software scan engine, control software and a widely deployed signature database that addresses antivirus, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), application guard, web guard and URL filtering. Lionic’s innovative solutions help protect the world’s networks from an ever increasing level of security threats and attacks.