F5 and OPSWAT jointly offer compelling integrated security solution for reducing application attack surface, securing web traffic and keeping networks secure.

OPSWAT MetaDefender cybersecurity platform scans files with 30 or more leading anti-malware engines, in addition to deep content disarm and reconstruction (Deep CDR) and file-based vulnerability assessment technologies for unmatched protection against known and unknown threats.

The F5 BIG-IP platform is a smart evolution of Application Delivery Controller technology. It offers the superior application intelligence that network managers need to ensure applications are fast, secure, and available.

John Wagnon

Senior Solution Developer

Lightboard Lesson: F5 LTM integration to MetaDefender ICAP

Joe Peck

Senior Director of Product Management

Discusses the benefits of partnering with OPSWAT

Amit Schulman

Solution Engineer, OPSWAT

How to integrate MetaDefender ICAP Server with F5 BIG-IP

Joint Solutions

Integrate any of MetaDefender Core technology modules through the MetaDefender ICAP Server onto your existing F5 appliance. 

Supported products include:  F5 Advanced WAF™F5 Big-IP® ASM™F5 Big-IP LTM™, and F5 SSL Orchestrator™.

Joint Solutions

Key Benefits

  • Filter all web uploads before they enter the secured network
  • Sanitize suspicious files without compromising file usability & integrity
  • Significantly increase threat detection rates with more than 30 leading anti-malware engines
  • Detect new threats through heuristic analysis
  • Evaluate files in a secure location before they enter the secured network

We've used OPSWAT technology for several years, in multiple integrations and in various products, [and] their reputation in the industry has just been stellar over [that] time. I've worked in the industry for 30 years, and OPSWAT [is] a company I've always trusted and worked well with.

Joe Peck
Senior Director of Product Management

Other Reasons for Adopting Joint Solution

By deploying MetaDefender ICAP Server next to an F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), you will be able to leverage all threat prevention functionalities available in MetaDefender:

About Partner

F5 helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software-defined networking deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. The world’s largest businesses, service providers, government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to deliver and secure their applications and services while ensuring people stay connected.


How To ConfigureMetaDefender ICAP Server
See AlsoPartner Programs
OPSWAT & F5 joint ICAP Solution Overview
Integrating OPSWAT MetaDefender With F5 SSL Orchestrator

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OPSWAT partners with world-leading technology companies to secure entire data workflows and provide faster, more reliable deployments. Joint customers benefit from a certified integration that secures full interoperability for entire product suites.