Investigate: Scan For Malware Dialog

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In the Scan for Malware dialog, Malware Analysis analysts can upload files to investigate in Malware Analysis.

To access this dialog go to the Malware Analysis view. In the Select a Malware Analysis Service dialog, select a service in the left panel, then click The Scan Files button in the right panel.


Investigate workflow with the Conduct Malware Analysis step highlighted 

What do you want to do?

User RoleI want to ...Documentation
Threat Huntersubmit a file to scan for malware *Upload Files for Malware Analysis Scanning

Threat Hunter

submit queryBeginning an Investigation of a Service or Collection
Threat Hunterview query resultsConducting an Investigation

Threat Hunter

reconstruct an event

Reconstruct an Event

Threat Hunteranalyze an eventAnalyze Events in the Event Analysis View
Threat Hunterconduct malware analysis*Conducting Malware Analysis

Incident Responder

investigate an incident

NetWitness Respond User Guide

*You can perform this task in the current view.

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Quick Look

The figure below illustrates the Scan for Malware dialog, and The following table describes the features available in the dialog.

This is the Scan for Malware dialog

Add iconUploads a file from your computer.
Delete iconDeletes a file from the list.
File NameDisplays the names of the files added to the list.
NameAllows you to name the scan job.
CommunityDisplays options for Community to bypass or ignore certain types of files:
  • Bypass Executable
  • Bypass Office
  • Bypass PDF
SandboxDisplays options for Sandbox to bypass or ignore certain types of files:
  • Bypass Executable
  • Bypass Office
  • Bypass PDF
CancelCloses the dialog without performing any actions.
ScanScans the uploaded files.


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