WildFire File Type Support

The following table lists the file types that are supported for analysis in the WildFire cloud environments.
File Types Supported for Analysis
WildFire Public Cloud (all regions)
WildFire U.S. Government Cloud
WildFire Private Cloud (WildFire appliance)
WildFire Portal | API (direct upload; all regions)
Links contained in emails
Android application package (APK) files
Adobe Flash files
Java Archive (JAR) files
Microsoft Office files (includes SLK and IQY files)
Portable executable files (includes MSI files)
Portable document format (PDF) files
Mac OS X files
Linux (ELF files and Shell scripts) files
Archive (RAR, 7-Zip, ZIP*) files
Script (BAT, JS, VBS, PS1, and HTA) files
Script (Perl and Python) scripts
Archive (ZIP [direct upload] and ISO) files
* ZIP files are not directly forwarded to the Wildfire cloud for analysis. Instead, they are first decoded by the firewall, and files that match the WildFire Analysis profile criteria are separately forwarded for analysis.
Looking for more?
  • For details on each WildFire cloud analysis environment, see WildFire Deployments.
  • For details about each file type supported for WildFire analysis, see File Analysis.

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