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A Python library/command line to interact with VirusShare API v2.

Project description


A Python 3 library to interact with VirusShare API v2. The project is inspired from the latest update from VirusShare and the existed tool, vt-py; a client library for VirusTotal.


pip3 install PyVirusShare


Library Usage Demo

from virusshare import VirusShare

v = VirusShare('<api_key>')

result ='a1ac533baaf7de1dae53cf5b465aeca28a7f20bdfc79e5a0a39437dd728c231f')

    "filetype": "PE32 executable (DLL) (console) Intel 80386 Mono/.Net assembly, for MS Windows",
    "md5": "985d5ff3a3ede247c561c0ea4cedd342",
    "exif": {
        "CharacterSet": "Unicode",
        "CodeSize": 291328,
        "Comments": "Mono.Security.dll",
        "CompanyName": "MONO development team",
        "EntryPoint": "0x2000",
        "FileDescription": "Mono.Security.dll",
        "FileFlags": "(none)",
        "FileFlagsMask": "0x003f",
        "FileOS": "Win32",
        "FileSize": "286 kB",
Method Example'<hash_str>')'<hash_str>', '/tmp')
Virustotal.quick v.quick('<hash_str>')
Virustotal.source v.source('<hash_str>')

Command Line Usage



  • [ ] Test on Linux
  • [ ] Test on Windows
  • [ ] Implement the functionalities with the list of hashes and its rate limit system.


This project is licensed under the terms of the MIT license.

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