Opening the Blackbox of VirusTotal: Analyzing …
VirusTotal through the scan API, VirusTotal pass the URL to these vendors (i.e., anti-virus engines or online scanning services). The scanning results will be stored in the VirusTotal database. VirusTotal provides another querying API (or report API) which allows people to query the VirusTotal database to check if an URL is malicious .
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