How to get WF verdicts for URLs

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How to get WF verdicts for URLs

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I’ve been able to successfully submit files for analysis and file hashes for verdicts, that works fine, but I am now trying to submit a URL for a verdict, instead of a file. So I send this:


Submit Google Link to WF using API

curl -F 'apikey=<apikey>' -F 'link=' ''


Response from WF:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>









I then try to get a verdict from WF

curl -F 'apikey=<apikey>' -F 'hash=8ffdefbdec956b595d257f0aaeefd623' ''


Response from WF:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>









As you can see I get a “-102” response which means "unknown, cannot find sample record in the database".  I've done this for multiple links, both HTTP and HTTPS over a number of days but always get the -102 verdict.  Am I doing this correctly to get a verdict for a URL?  I have opened a TAC case but they don't have any answers for me other than they'll get back to me and that it may take some time...



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Cyber Elite


I have also received a similar response from TAC regarding URL's or files submitted via a URL. What I do is double check with 3rd party sites such as virustotal or hybrid-analysis to see what they have to say about it as well. It's good to get second or thrid opinions.



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