Panda Cloud Antivirus is a security service and the first free cloud-based antivirus that protects your PC without affecting performance. Described as “fast and light solution”, it is said to connect in real time to PandaLabs Collective Intelligence servers, protecting your computer from the latest malware variants. This light, secure, and easy-to-use software protects the user while browsing, playing or even working, without letting the user to notice it running on your computer. Its cloud-based scanning provides maximum rapid protection against even the very latest viruses. It also includes behavioural blocking to prevent viruses from launching suspicious actions, while offering a PC Vaccine feature to protect the user from USB drives running automatically when they connect to your computer. The program protects your identity and your passwords and removes all traces of your Internet activity, after enabling you to anonymously surf the Internet, thereby preventing your personal details, identity and movements from being visible to others.
Overall, the program is said to have improved scanning speeds with reduced CPU consumption, a new graphical installer and new advanced configuration options for exclusions of files by extension, potentially unwanted programs and more. It is reported that the Panda servers have a database of millions of viruses which allow the program to detect the multitude of threats that appear every day. It therefore presents a new security model based on ultra-light architecture to process and block malware more effectively and efficiently. With a file size of 695 KB, this program is compatible with operating systems like Windows XP, Vista, 7.